In this May 17, 2014, file photo, members of the American Federation of Educators, wearing blue shirts, joined members of the Kansas National Education Association, wearing red shirts, to rally at the Statehouse in Topeka. Kansas teachers who watched over the last two years as legislators made changes to their profession are getting politically active this summer, hoping to persuade voters that it’s time for a change in Topeka.
In this May 17, 2014, file photo, members of the American Federation of Educators, wearing blue shirts, joined members of the Kansas National Education Association, wearing red shirts, to rally at the Statehouse in Topeka. Kansas teachers who watched over the last two years as legislators made changes to their profession are getting politically active this summer, hoping to persuade voters that it’s time for a change in Topeka. File photo by Thad Allton Topeka Capital-Journal
In this May 17, 2014, file photo, members of the American Federation of Educators, wearing blue shirts, joined members of the Kansas National Education Association, wearing red shirts, to rally at the Statehouse in Topeka. Kansas teachers who watched over the last two years as legislators made changes to their profession are getting politically active this summer, hoping to persuade voters that it’s time for a change in Topeka. File photo by Thad Allton Topeka Capital-Journal

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