Oklahoma eyes tax hikes as teachers' strike threatens second week

Townhall.com Staff
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Posted: Apr 06, 2018 3:36 PM
TULSA, Okla. (Reuters) - The Oklahoma Senate passed an internet sales tax on Friday to help fund the state's public schools, but the $20 million measure represents just a fraction of new spending sought by teachers who walked out in protest of a decade of education budget cuts and low salaries.