State leaders and local groups plan to continue to fight for teacher raises in Oklahoma.
“This was a glimpse of hope that the tide might turn for the better for [teachers], and not just for us, but future teachers and students,” Flores said. “I went home and I felt relieved. I was for it, and I wanted to help.”
State Question 779 would bolster education funding with a 1 percent rise in sales and use tax.
State Question 779 would utilize a 1 percent sales tax to fund the Education Improvement Fund.