Morris News Service: Educators’ group requesting pay raise
GAE President Merchuria Chase Williams said the group would ask lawmakers for the 6 percent raise – or a 5 percent increase coupled with relief on health insurance costs – when the Georgia General Assembly reconvenes in January.
“I do believe it’s a necessary requirement that needs to be granted for our teacher morale and to attract teachers into the profession,” Williams said
An election year with a budget surplus? Yea, I think they’ll get what they want.