November 17, 2015 | Posted At: 11:04 AM | Author: Alexander Russo | Category: Campaign 2014 , Campaign 2016 , Foundation / Advocacy Follies , Teachers, Teaching, Unions
Maps: States Where StudentsFirst Claims Victories - & What Comes Next
As you can see from the above map, StudentsFirst may not have been involved in electoral campaigns but it's been active on the legislative and policy fronts -- quite successfully, it claims.
According to StudentsFirst's Tim Melton, it's been the organizations "most successful year legislatively." He tallies reform coalition victories in all of SF's states but Missouri and Pennsylvania.
Click here for a PDF version of the map, and here for an explainer. Take a look and let us know if you see anything that catches your eye.
There will be a return to electoral politics in 2016, according to Melton. Nevada is a showdown state thanks to recently-passed reforms and tax increases to pay for them. There will be contested races in Michigan (where he's a former state legislator) as well.