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State must fund ELL programs by March (access required)

A federal court has ordered the state to fund recently approved English instruction models by March 4 or face sanctions in a long-running lawsuit challenging Arizona’s English education system. But legislative leaders say the issue hasn’t been resolved to their ...

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Chabin picked to fill House seat (access required)

New lawmaker Democrat Tom Chabin will serve out Ann Kirkpatrick’s House term. The Coconino County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously today to send Democrat Tom Chabin to the Legislature to represent District 2.Chabin will fill the vacancy created when Rep. ...

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Kirkpatrick resigns to run for Renzi's seat (access required)

Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick, D-2 Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick, D-2, resigned from her legislative office today after announcing she was running for the Congressional seat currently held by Republican Rick Renzi. “I am excited to bring Arizona's tradition of success to Washington. ...

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Dem Party chair leaving post (access required)

Arizona Democratic Party Chairman David Waid (file photo) David Waid will resign his post as Arizona Democratic Party chairman next month to focus on a business venture he started earlier this year with the former director of a non-profit advocacy ...

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