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In his State of the State Address, Arizona Governor Doug Ducey, left, called for creating an Arizona Public School Achievement District that would turn over space that isn't being used by traditional schools to charter schools and other qualifying schools.

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Douglas, Ducey and charter schools: Dissecting the claims

PHOENIX - During the showdown over her firing of two State Board of Education staff members, Superintendent of Public Instruction Diane Douglas accused Gov. Doug Ducey of establishing a "shadow faction" including charter school operators and moving funds from traditional public schools to charter schools.