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Proposed veterinary school gets no funding

PHOENIX — Sen. Steve Pierce (R-District 1) stood up on the Senate floor last week and attempted to get $4.2 million for the UA to start a veterinary program in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.

Senate budget would trim UA funds

The Arizona Senate passed its version of the state budget last week, which included less funding for the UA than was requested by Gov. Read More

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