Governor Brown's failure to get tax-hike extensions on the June ballot has created an atmosphere of resignation about what's called an "all-cuts" budget. That would mean reductions of $26 billion across the board and, for LA Unified potential cuts of between $500 and $600 million. After years of cuts in bureaucracy and teacher lay-offs, what would that mean for the nation's second largest school district? John Deasy, who will take over as Superintendent later this month, has told the elected school board he'll accept a 17 percent reduction in salary from $300,000 to $275,000.
Where's the Outrage?
- John Deasy - Los Angeles Unified School District - @DrDeasyLAUSD
- Curt Hagman - San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors
- David Tokofsky - education strategist and former LAUSD school board member and teacher - @davidtokofsky
- Tamar Galatzan - LAUSD Board of Education
- David Rattray - Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce
- Ben Austin - Parent Revolution - @parentrev