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Daniel Ahlers on Education

 

 


Must invest in schools, teachers and our children

Good jobs follow a good education. We must ensure a high quality education by investing in our schools, teachers and most importantly, our children. In the past 2 years, I have passed legislation to improve educational delivery for students who are deaf and hard of hearing, fought to increase access and funding for college scholarships and helped increase funding to K-12 education. We did this without raising your taxes.
Source: 2020 South Dakota Senate campaign website DanAhlers.com , Dec 25, 2019

Investing in education invests in our present and our future

His top identified platform issues are education, the economy, and healthcare access. "Good jobs follow a good education," stated Ahlers. "Investing in education invests in our present and our future, driving our economy. Similarly, investing in healthcare access to ensure all have equal access to care is critical to the well-being of the state."
Source: Huron Daily Plainsman on 2020 South Dakota Senate race , Dec 16, 2019

Improve educational services for deaf children

Ahlers listed his legislative accomplishments as helping to balance the state's budget while serving on the Appropriations Committee, improving funding for schools, increasing Medicaid reimbursements to critical need service providers, helping fund the new State Veteran's Cemetery and establishing an advisory council to improve the delivery of educational services for children who are deaf and hard of hearing.
Source: Argus-Leader on South Dakota legislative voting records , Sep 26, 2019

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