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There’s only one education champion in Wisconsin’s race for governor

By Amanda Litvinov / photo courtesy of WEAC Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has taken to calling himself a “pro-education governor”—a laughable claim to educators in the state. Here are just a few reasons to question Walker’s commitment to education: During Gov. Walker’s first five years, he cut state funding for K-12 schools by $1.2 billion.

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4 reasons Kate Brown is the educators’ choice for governor of Oregon

Kate Brown attended public schools growing up. There, she learned the importance of public service. Beginning in 1991, Kate began a decades-long career in public service, serving as a state representative, then state senator, then Oregon’s Secretary of State, until eventually assuming the office of governor in 2015. Throughout her career, Kate has pushed for