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What Can You Buy With $3.6 Billion — Teachers

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Lindsey Boerma
Oct. 26, 2010, 4:32 p.m.

What’s this cam­paign worth to you? Na­tion­al Journ­al looks at 12 oth­er ways you could have spent the $3.6 bil­lion that’s been spent on Sen­ate and House races so far. Be­low: #4.

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4. An­nu­al Salar­ies For 83,116 High School Teach­ers:

Pay­scale.com pegs a me­di­an high school teach­er salary at $43,313. Don’t we need more math and sci­ence ex­perts in the classroom?

See what else you could buy for $3.6 bil­lion: 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12

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