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>> Teachers in Arizona and Colorado walked off the job and marched to their respective state capitals for a second day of protests.>> The rallies coming after a sea of red flooded Phoenix and Denver just a day earlier.>> In Arizona at least 50,000 teachers took to the streets in nearly 100 degree heat Thursday, leaving over a million students out of school.
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Some teachers are saying they're in it for the long haul.>> It breaks my heart like I said.>> We wanna be back tomorrow?>> Yeah, if I could be back tomorrow I would. But I'm gonna try to hang in for these guys.>> In a state where teachers' salaries are among the lowest in the nation, teachers are demanding a 20% pay increase.
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Plus they want more money going into classrooms, and no new tax cuts.>> Are we gonna take it?>> No.>> Arizona Governor Doug Ducey has said he'll give them a 20% raise, but over three years. That's not enough for these desperate teachers who are striking to heighten the pressure.
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The walk outs come after similar protests in West Virginia, Oklahoma, and Kentucky. All part of an educator movement which shows no sign of slowing down.
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