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Re: “A Dollar a Day, and Other Observations About Ducey's Education Funding Proposal

Conservatives want the taxpayers to pay for three school systems. The real public schools, the unregulated charter school profit industry, and unregulated private religious schools. They are perfectly happy to "throw money at the problem" as long as they benefit directly, like your Senate President. Put it to a Statewide vote in plain language, like they are constantly whining about for public school bonds and overrides, Do you approve of your taxpayer money going to unregulated, for profit charter schools, and unregulated private religious schools, Yes or No. Betsy DeVos tried it in Michigan and hoped her bank roll could convince the voters in that State. They voted overwhelmingly against it.

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Posted by Frances Perkins on 01/20/2017 at 1:53 PM

Re: “Dear Mr. President

Looks like the itty bitty snowflake AZ/DC is one again pretending to be someone else, "Proud to be an American".

Don't be afraid cupcake AC/DC - use the vagisil and everything will be just fine.

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Posted by What, Again on 01/20/2017 at 12:29 PM
Posted by Mike Reaves on 01/20/2017 at 12:08 PM

Re: “Dear Mr. President

Today is Orange Day!

It will go down in history as one of the worst days of all time.

Watch and learn people. You get what you vote for...pardon me, what I meant to say was...you get what the electoral college votes for.

Orange Day will live in infamy!

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Posted by Proud to be an American on 01/20/2017 at 11:53 AM

Re: “Dear Mr. President

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Posted by Brittany Yates on 01/20/2017 at 11:50 AM

Re: “Dear Mr. President

Hail to the Chief!

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Posted by Proud to be an American on 01/20/2017 at 11:12 AM

Re: “Southern Arizona Sanctuary Movement Makes a Statement

Don't expect David Safier to get the details right when he's reporting about his political adversaries. His technique is more scattershot: blast them with whatever you've got, real, distorted, and / or invented. Cf. his attacks on the IEC TKF before the TUSD Board election.

Does he care who and what gets hurt in the process? The truth, people with whom he disagrees politically, or local parents donating and volunteering generously to try to improve our schools?

Not a bit.

The most laughable portions of his blog are those where he tries to work up righteous indignation about "fake news" and distortions of THE TRUTH by his political adversaries. As if he's not guilty of same, and regularly.

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Posted by The Safier Scattershot Technique of "Reporting" on 01/20/2017 at 6:38 AM

Re: “Save Our Guns

Yo paster. What fake news site did you get those fake numbers from? The Onion? Newsmax? Wow, they're not even close enough to call passable BS. So sad.

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Posted by Kenneth Groves on 01/20/2017 at 5:18 AM

Re: “Doo Wop Daze

The author, Lee Allen, LIVED through the history of Tucson broadcasting! Ok, I'll say it: Lee IS the history of broadcasting in Tucson. I only had a little piece of the pie. Wonderful article!

Jim Patterson
Phoenix, Arizona

Posted by James Gordon Patterson on 01/20/2017 at 4:48 AM

Re: “Trump's Election Has Been Very Good For K12 Inc.

"You may have heard of Democrats for Education Reform. Like the AFC, it's a vocal charter supporter, though a somewhat quieter voucher supporter." Not sure where you're getting your information from because DFER has never supported vouchers, only charter schools. However, given the fact that you misidentified AFC as AFT throughout the article, perhaps it's not surprising you don't have your facts straight.

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Posted by Peter C. Cook on 01/19/2017 at 10:59 PM

Re: “Ward 3 Tucson City Council Candidate Pool Is Filling Up

Excuse me where is the Julian Mazza tag? :p

Posted by Zy Mazza on 01/19/2017 at 9:27 PM

Re: “A Beloved Local Musician in Need: Local Music Superpowers Rally to Help

Screaming all the way from the city of Detroit,Michigan Travis I got you bruhh say no more. (Gofundme)praying you get well soon.

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Posted by Darnell Patton on 01/19/2017 at 8:17 PM

Re: “Trump's Election Has Been Very Good For K12 Inc.

Fwiw, DFER announced its opposition to DeVos today....

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Posted by Bill Scheel on 01/19/2017 at 7:48 PM

Re: “Dear Mr. President

What a crock of shit the Weekly has become

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Posted by Randal Ferber on 01/19/2017 at 5:16 PM

Re: “Health Appeal

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Posted by Ray Parrish for Congress 2018 on 01/19/2017 at 4:36 PM

Re: “Trump's Election Has Been Very Good For K12 Inc.

Liberal plantation?

Sometimes I come back and read my commentary and realize just how much of an ignoramus I truly am.

At least I'm still more of a know it all than the average pinko commie Tucson "progressive" liberal.

Pardon me, my incontinence has struck again. Time for me to get myself unsoiled.

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Posted by What, Again on 01/19/2017 at 3:44 PM

Re: “Southern Arizona Sanctuary Movement Makes a Statement

He never said he would deport "as many as he can."

Fake news.

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Posted by Deport Half As Many As I Should on 01/19/2017 at 3:43 PM

Re: “From Global to Local

Hillary not invited? The pic above is her quote. What gives?

http://heatst.com/politics/womens-march-attendees-angry-after-hillary-clinton-left-off-list-of-honorees/

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Posted by Tammy Parsone on 01/19/2017 at 2:52 PM

Re: “Dear Mr. President

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Posted by Chizzy Peace on 01/19/2017 at 2:37 PM

Re: “Dear Mr. President

"The electoral college is a disaster for democracy"
-Donald J Trump

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Posted by Palisades on 01/19/2017 at 2:33 PM

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