Wyoming County’s Mullens Elementary school teachers Kara Brown, Katherine Dudley and Nina Tunstalle, along with Lois Casto of Central Elementary school in St. Albans, react to news that West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice and Senate Republicans have reached a tentative deal to end a strike by giving them 5 percent raises in Charleston, West Virginia, on Tuesday. (Craig Hudson/Charleston Gazette-Mail via AP)

Wyoming County’s Mullens Elementary school teachers Kara Brown, Katherine Dudley and Nina Tunstalle, along with Lois Casto of Central Elementary school in St. Albans, react to news that West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice and Senate Republicans have reached a tentative deal to end a strike by giving them 5 percent raises in Charleston, West Virginia, on Tuesday. (Craig Hudson/Charleston Gazette-Mail via AP)

West Virginia leaders reach deal to end teachers strike

In fact, all state workers will be receiving a 5 percent pay raise, paid partly by Medicaid cuts.

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