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February 2006
NEA Today;Feb2006, Vol. 24 Issue 5, p21
This article presents news briefs on education in the U.S. as of February 2006. Missouri Governor Matt Blunt is pushing for legislation that will limit the way school districts can spend money. Meanwhile, After seeing how a living wage campaign increased salaries and boosted membership in Birmingham City, members of the Jasper City Education Support Professional Association organized their own campaign. Furthermore, voters in Colorado passed a referendum that suspended the Taxpayer Bill of Rights.


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