Democratic legislators outline slate of education proposals

By , Daily Memphian Updated: February 18, 2021 4:09 PM CT | Published: February 18, 2021 3:55 PM CT

Democratic lawmakers proposed a package of legislation Thursday, Feb. 18, that would increase teacher pay and bring more nurses, counselors and social workers into Tennessee schools.


Sen. Ramesh Akbari Rep. Karen Camper Torrey Harris Tennessee General Assembly

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Ian Round is The Daily Memphian’s state government reporter based in Nashville. He came to Tennessee from Maryland, where he reported on local politics for Baltimore Brew. He earned a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Maryland in December 2019.


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