In response to the many Roundup articles addressing the lack of support for Payson schools and kids: I would hope this letter is like the commercial where the person says, “Everybody knows that.”
Parents and grandparents, as long as we keep electing politicians who don’t support education, our children will continue to suffer.
Arizona is 47th in the nation in supporting education. Surely you have seen Rep. Barton, Sen. Crandell and Gov. Brewer, along with the rest of the Arizona conservatives flout the law by taking money earmarked, BY LAW, for education and using it to enhance the Arizona Department of Public Safety.
More cops; less teachers ... Everybody knows that. When will we protect our children by buying books instead of SWAT teams and patrol cars?