Here's a clue: the governor has said the teachers' unions need to be punched in the face.
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September 30, 2016
September 16, 2016
State Republican leader argues the deal is "financially irresponsible."
September 13, 2016
Detroit's teachers' union has struck a deal with the new Detroit Public Schools Community District, but veteran teachers and state Republicans are wary.
August 23, 2016
Coming on the heals of the death of the Vergara challenge against teacher job protections, a new poll says that just three in ten support teacher-tenure laws.
August 01, 2016
Union representatives have been skipping out on meetings to weigh changes to teachers' healthcare plans.
July 11, 2016
North Carolina teachers would see their second pay bumps since the Great Recession, but veteran teachers are once again complaining about being left out.
April 29, 2016
Worried about the state's competitiveness, Alabama lawmakers pass the first teacher salary increases in nearly a decade.
March 31, 2016
Teacher-salary comparability isn't one of the allowable topics in ESSA rulemaking, but that's not stopping the topic from cropping up in the negotiations.
March 21, 2016
With many teachers' pensions invested in the education giant, the union wants to be sure the company is profitable.
March 16, 2016
Gov. Dennis Daugaard signed the three bills aimed at raising teacher salaries and making it easier to recruit teachers into law on March 11.