After decades, students ‘deserve a billion dollar increase,’ Gov. says

By , Daily Memphian Updated: February 24, 2022 1:37 PM CT | Published: February 24, 2022 11:05 AM CT

The Tennessee Investment in Student Achievement bill would increase funding for schools without raising taxes, Education Commissioner Penny Schwinn says.


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Daja E. Henry

Daja E. Henry

Daja E. Henry is originally from New Orleans, Louisiana. She is a graduate of Howard University and the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University and currently is a general assignment reporter. 


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