An Education Overhaul Opposed by the Washington Teachers' Union Wins Support in Olympia

Seattle Weekly | April 27, 2009
The Washington teachers' union vehemently opposed a new education bill, not only for its lack of an identifiable funding stream but also because of its call to redesign teacher pay, certification, and evaluation. In spite of the union's position, the bill has some high-profile supporters that are closely allied with labor.

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