Now on Pinterest: Republican Budget Cuts = Teacher Layoffs

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Austin Independent School District starts back up today. The first day of school should be a joyous (if nerve-wracking) day, but this year students are returning to schools with far fewer teachers as a result of Republican budget cuts during the last Legislative session.

Burnt Orange Report has made a new Pinterest board cataloguing teacher layoffs across the state. Check it out here.


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Ben Sherman

Ben Sherman has been a BOR staff writer since 2011. A graduate of the University of Texas, Ben has worked on campaigns, in political consulting, and has written for other news outlets like Think Progress. Ben considers campaign finance reform the fundamental challenge of our time because it distorts almost every other issue in American politics.

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