DALLAS — A temporary one-cent sales tax increase approved by Arizona voters in May 2010 has produced $100 million less than originally projected and failed to prevent $454 million in cuts to education and a $564 million rollback in health care spending, according to state reports.

When Republican Gov. Jan Brewer proposed the three-year increase in the sales tax last year, she pitched it as an alternative to catastrophic cuts in funding for what she called essential services, such as education and health care.

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