Tag: Arizona state budget

Legislative GOP leaders share budget bills highlights with lawmakers. See more state education news here

| May 21, 2019
Legislative GOP leaders share budget bills highlights with lawmakers. See more state education news here

Details of the $11.9 billion proposed budget plan by Republican Legislative leaders who worked on the deal with Gov. Doug Ducey were released Monday evening.For education, the budget proposal includes funds for the 5 percent teacher pay raise, $15 million for school counselors and police officers on campus, $25 million for school building repairs, an increase to $136 million to partially restore additional assistance funding that public schools use to pay for books, software, buses and other soft-capital needs.The budget proposal also includes a $542 million deposit into the state’s rainy day fund and $325 million in tax breaks.

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Strife ahead as FY18 budget takes shape

| May 3, 2017
Strife ahead as FY18 budget takes shape

A Republican budget plan set for its first vote today would give Arizona teachers a pay hike more than double what was proffered by Gov. Doug Ducey.
But Democrats want to double that again. And they may just have the leverage this year to get their way.

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State Budget Town Hall and Budget hearings concerning education, children to be held March 25 and April 2 in Flagstaff

| March 22, 2017
State Budget Town Hall and Budget hearings concerning education, children to be held March 25 and April 2 in Flagstaff

State Budget Town Hall and Budget hearings concerning education, children to be held March 25 and April 2 in Flagstaff.

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Children’s Action Alliance – Arizona State Budget Presentation

| September 27, 2015
Children’s Action Alliance – Arizona State Budget Presentation

The Children’s Action Alliance and CCC&Y came together to discuss Arizona’s State Budget and Taxes revenue and allocation as of September 2015. If you missed the presentation, the data and stats can be found here.

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Q & A: Arizona’s State Budget and Taxes

| January 12, 2015
Q & A: Arizona’s State Budget and Taxes

Did you know that Arizona has the lowest spending per student on K-12 administration of any state in the country? Or that tax cuts adopted by our legislature and Governor Brewer just since the Great Recession began account for more than one third of the projected budget deficit next fiscal year? You can find these […]

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