A discussion about ways that Arizona can make education funding sustainable.

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Rick Myers (left) is the newest member of the Arizona Board of Regents. He replaces Fred Boice (right), who served eight years on the Board of Regents, beginning in January 2002.

Rick Myers (left) is the newest member of the Arizona Board of Regents. Last January, he was appointed to replace Fred Boice (right), who served an eight year term beginning in January 2002.

The sales tax increase recently passed by Arizona voters may help with Arizona's education funding woes, but creating a long-term solution should be a top priority for state lawmakers. The Arizona Board of Regents' purpose is to oversee the functioning of Arizona's three universities.

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( Funding for the production of "Teachers' Voices" is provided by Wells Fargo and the University of Arizona College of Education. The series is produced by Matt Felix for Arizona Spotlight.)