As elections near, interest in schools fades for some campaigns

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Arizona Daily Sun

Aug 10, 12:00 AM

As elections near, interest in schools fades for some campaigns

A Third Way listening tour after the 2016 election found that voters “care about issues that affect them on a daily basis, like education.” That mirrored an informal Cronkite News query that found Arizona voters put education up with immigration as the issues most important to them, by far. But in the race to replace retiring Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Arizona, education is not even mentioned on the websites of four of the five major party candidates whose names will be on the ballot later this month.

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