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States: Raise Taxes to Save Teachers?

By Lisa M. Collins

New York City isn’t the only municipality facing the specter of firing teachers due to budget shortfalls. It’s an issue nationwide. Some politicians are looking at proposing raising taxes to avoid ballooning class sizes in a national public education system that is already mediocre at best. The New York Times has a good story on the tax question.

 

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