Beshear proposes teacher pay raise


DAVIESS COUNTY, Ky. (WEHT/AP)- Kentucky teachers are reacting to Governor Andy beshear education proposals from Tuesday night State of the Common Wealth address.

Governor Beshear proposed raising teacher salaries by $2,000 dollars. Beshear said they are one of the front line problems we face as a commonwealth.

Danielle Ellis of the Kentucky Education Association said she glad it was mentioned but she’s cautious as lawmakers work on the two-year budget.

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(This story was originally published on January 15, 2020)

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