|June 16, 2014
During campaign seasons, candidates and voters spend a lot of time talking about education and education funding. School financing is a key responsibility for Arizona’s governor and legislature.
Budget and Taxes
|May 29, 2014
Children’s Action Alliance congratulates Governor Brewer and state senators and representatives for passing two new laws this week to protect children and strengthen families.
|April 15, 2014
In the last minute rush to file state and federal income taxes, Arizonans may want to consider the return on investment we get for our tax dollars.
|January 17, 2014
Governor Brewer’s budget proposal sets a good initial framework for the public conversation on the investments that are needed to combine with leadership and proven policies to protect children from abuse and neglect.
|September 12, 2013
Repeated cuts to Arizona classrooms have been so severe that even with last year’s $82 million increase in state K-12 funding, Arizona has the third highest state funding cuts per student in the country since the recession began.
|September 5, 2013
The Joint Legislative Budget Committee staff recently released information showing that Arizona’s General Fund spending as a percent of the state’s personal income is the lowest it has been in 20 years.