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Advocates say the state cuts to funding for education can be seen in larger classes, fewer teachers and the loss of all-day kindergarten, among other cuts. (Cronkite News photo by Vaughn Hillyard/Jessica Goldberg)

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Arizona schools saw some of nation's steepest spending cuts, report says

Arizona's per-pupil spending has fallen 17.5 percent since 2008, the third-deepest rate of K-12 education cuts in the nation, according to a report released Thursday.