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Allen: ‘Education is a top priority’

| February 1, 2017
Allen: ‘Education is a top priority’

Sen. Sylvia Allen, R-Snowflake, has again been appointed to chair the Arizona Senate’s education committee, and is optimistic about the future of education in Arizona.

“There is no doubt that education is a top priority,” she told The Independent.

Allen said she would “absolutely” support the governor’s proposal to increase teacher salaries 2 percent over five years, “if we could make it work in the budget.”

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Minor meltdown at education town hall

| April 6, 2015
Minor meltdown at education town hall

April 5, 2015 • By Michelle McMannon • Arizona Daily Sun A town hall meeting on education funding turned nasty Friday afternoon as one of the state lawmakers on the panel lost her patience with hecklers in the audience. More than 100 people filed into the Cline Library Assembly Hall at Northern Arizona University Friday […]

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