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Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick just can’t lose the lie he tells on a phantom teacher pay raisePublish Date: October 17, 2018 4:11 pm
The lieutenant governor is at it again--using the airwaves to spread a whopper of a claim that he pushed an “average” $10,000 teacher pay raise last legislative session. We don’t...Read More
Texas AFT endorses candidates, urges educators to vote early on Monday, October 22Publish Date: October 17, 2018 4:08 pm
Today we highlight the upcoming November 6 election, with early voting beginning next Monday, October 22 and running through Friday, October 26. Most of the policy and funding that affects...Read More
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