Colorado teachers rally at the state Capitol to demand education funding increase
DENVER– Hundreds of thousands of Colorado students stayed home from school on Friday while teachers from dozens of districts — including Denver, Aurora and Cherry Creek — descended on the state Capitol to demand an increase in state funding for public education.
Teachers and their supporters began streaming toward the Capitol before 9 a.m. Friday, many carrying signs, banners and a message. Bands were playing to show support for the teachers.
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