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Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction election

| November 1, 2018
Arizona Superintendent of Public Instruction election

Democratic candidate for superintendent of public instruction Kathy Hoffman said her hands-on experience in the classroom makes her the best prepared for the job. “The real experts of education are educators,” she said.

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Frank Riggs says his executive, educational and political leadership experience make him the perfect person to make changes in Arizona education.

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Arizona Democrats try to ride wave of frustration from #RedForEd to win power at Capitol

| October 17, 2018
Arizona Democrats try to ride wave of frustration from #RedForEd to win power at Capitol

Five months after more than 50,000 teachers and their supporters stormed the Arizona Capitol complex, aftershocks from the #RedForEd protests continue to reverberate in state legislative races.

No campaign between candidates is ever about a single issue, but the red wave has made the 2018 battle for control of the state Legislature as close to a one-issue contest as it gets.

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Arizona teachers hope to move from the classroom to the Capitol. See related news here

| August 7, 2018
Arizona teachers hope to move from the classroom to the Capitol. See related news here

Months after a massive teacher walkout over low school funding, at least 20 Arizona teachers are running for seats in the state Legislature.

“It’s so very important right now,” Jennifer Samuels, a seventh- and eighth-grade English teacher in the Paradise Valley Unified School District, said. “Our elected leaders have failed to fund our schools for a decade or more. We have to stand up for our children and colleagues and classrooms.”

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Watch “Education Showdown: Four Senate Races That Will Shape Arizona”

| October 31, 2016
Watch “Education Showdown: Four Senate Races That Will Shape Arizona”

Those elected on November 8 will be the ones who determine whether Arizona’s public schools will have the resources needed to ensure a quality teacher in every classroom, updated textbooks and technology and well-maintained school buildings.

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Upcoming Election Information

| October 24, 2016
Upcoming Election Information

Important dates for the upcoming election along with links to some useful information…

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Upcoming Election Information

| October 18, 2016
Upcoming Election Information

Important dates for the upcoming election along with links to some useful information…

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Upcoming Election Information

| October 10, 2016
Upcoming Election Information

Some important dates for the upcoming election along with links to some useful information…

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The General Election is Mere Weeks Away…

| October 10, 2016
The General Election is Mere Weeks Away…

The general election is inching closer, and within weeks, CAA will head to the polls to select a new president, representatives in Congress, county officials and members of the state legislature.

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Upcoming Election Information

| October 3, 2016
Upcoming Election Information

Some important dates for the upcoming election along with links to some useful information…

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The General Election is Mere Weeks Away…

| October 3, 2016
The General Election is Mere Weeks Away…

The general election is inching closer, and within weeks, CAA will head to the polls to select a new president, representatives in Congress, county officials and members of the state legislature.

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