Early Childhood

Ariz. Keeps Early Ed Fund; Tenn. Elects GOP Governor

By Maureen Kelleher — November 04, 2010 1 min read

Here’s a follow-up on earlier posts related to early childhood in the November elections:

By a substantial margin (69 to 31 percent), Arizona voters rejected Proposition 302, which would have returned a tobacco tax set aside for early education to the state’s general fund.

In Tennessee, Republican candidate Bill Haslam defeated Democrat Mike McWherter. The candidates had squabbled about support for state-funded pre-K, an issue popular with Tennessee voters.

Related Tags:

A version of this news article first appeared in the Early Years blog.