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Jessica Vega Pederson is headed to a runoff in the race for Multnomah County chair

The Oregonian 18 May 2022
County Commissioner Jessica Vega Pederson is headed to a November runoff in the highly contested race for Multnomah County chair ... Vega Pederson has been endorsed by the Latino Network Action Fund, the Portland Association of Teachers, Pro-Choice Oregon, Portland Fire Fighters Local 43 and the Mother PAC, among others.
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The GOP Is Attacking LGBTQ Rights in Schools. These Students Are Fighting Back.

truthout 18 May 2022
State lawmakers are now targeting LGBTQ teachers and students with “Don’t Say Gay and Trans” legislation that threatens to undo the school’s progress ... In the South and across the country, LGBTQ teachers are already facing reprimand for doing just that ... queer and straight teachers.
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The Chicago Teachers Union votes on its leadership Friday. What’s at stake?

Chicago Business 18 May 2022
“The CTU since CORE took over has become a bellwether for other large urban teachers unions across the country,” said Bradley Marianno, a professor of education policy and leadership at the University of Nevada in Las Vegas. “Nationally, teachers unions are looking to this election as a litmus test.” .
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Only Democratic challenger in AD-3 arrested on bank robbery charges

Las Vegas Review-Journal 16 May 2022
Assemblywoman Selena Torres speaks during the grand opening ceremony for the new off-campus UNLV immigration clinic office in Las Vegas, March 3, 2022. (Erik Verduzco / Las Vegas Review-Journal) ... Torres is a high school teacher at Mater Academy East Las Vegas and is seeking her third term in the Assembly representing the district she grew up in.
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Incumbent Irene Cepeda faces Jara critics in District D primary

Las Vegas Review-Journal 15 May 2022
17, 2019, in Las Vegas. (Benjamin Hager/Las Vegas Review-Journal) @benjaminhphoto ... The Las Vegas Review-Journal spoke to all five candidates about their campaign for school board ... Steven Conger grew up in Las Vegas and attended district schools, and he’s worked as a substitute teacher since 2016.
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10 candidates make District F most crowded school board primary

Las Vegas Review-Journal 15 May 2022
District F, which encompasses southwest Las Vegas, has 48 schools serving approximately 40,000 students, according to numbers from the district ... A Las Vegas native, Ford attended eight schools throughout the district before dropping out of high school and obtaining her GED ... Enough licensed teachers in the classroom.”.
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3 educators among candidates for AD28 post

Las Vegas Review-Journal 15 May 2022
Rivera and Antonio Bowen will be on the ballot for the race in the district that includes east Las Vegas ... Incumbent Assemblyman Edgar Flores, D-Las Vegas, is running for the state Senate ... Rivera began her career as a counselor in Las Vegas in 1999 and became a pre-K teacher in 2012.
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Doctor, educator, accountant to square off in District 21 primary

Las Vegas Review-Journal 15 May 2022
Petrick, a licensed chiropractic physician, is the CEO and clinical director of the Las Vegas Pain Relief Center in Henderson ... “When the pay was more comparable to California schools, I decided to finally take a leap and move out to Las Vegas,” Puaina said.
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Falcons acquire WR Edwards from Raiders, cut CB Sheffield

The Buffalo News 14 May 2022
(AP) — The Atlanta Falcons bolstered their thin ranks at receiver by acquiring Bryan Edwards from the Las Vegas Raiders on Friday. The Falcons are sending a fifth-round pick in 2023 to Las Vegas, while also acquiring a seventh-rounder next year from the Raiders ... Las Vegas traded Lynn Bowden Jr.
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EDITORIAL: District not serious about addressing teacher shortage

Las Vegas Review-Journal 13 May 2022
Clark County School District administration building (Las Vegas Review-Journal). The Clark County School District has a chronic teacher shortage ... Faced with a number of teacher vacancies for next school year, Mr ... He eventually found enough qualified teachers to reach full staff ... Let’s hire more teachers.’”.
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EDITORIAL: CCSD not serious about addressing teacher shortage

Las Vegas Review-Journal 13 May 2022
Clark County School District administration building (Las Vegas Review-Journal). The Clark County School District has a chronic teacher shortage ... Faced with a number of teacher vacancies for next school year, Mr ... He eventually found enough qualified teachers to reach full staff ... Let’s hire more teachers.’”.
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CCSD principal opposes policy that prevents him from hiring more teachers

Las Vegas Review-Journal 12 May 2022
Bailey Middle School teacher Nina Karen Napoles talks with students Oryon Mason and Caroline Martinez at the Las Vegas school on Wednesday, May 11, 2022 ... Bailey Middle School teacher Nina Karen Napoles talks with her student Dajuan Dunn, 12, at the Las Vegas school on Wednesday, May 11, 2022.
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'NOTHIN'' DOING: The Royal Hounds ready to howl this weekend at The Shed

The Maryville Daily Times 12 May 2022
Saturday night, the guys will bring their band, The Royal Hounds, to The Shed Smokehouse and Juke Joint in Maryville, and while the pairing might seem like an odd one on the surface — a gangly, slightly goofy former Loudon County middle school teacher turned bass playing beast ...
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Kansas governor signs bill phasing out grocery sales tax

Omaha World-Herald 11 May 2022
Bud Crawford's 7-year-old daughter goes viral after winning track race despite losing shoe Railroaders quit after BNSF institutes ‘draconian’ attendance policy Nearly 700 teachers are projected to leave OPS by July 1 McKewon. Vegas and analytics give Nebraska football better ...

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