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November 22, 2011: Tonight live at 8 p.m. PT on Gadfly Radio, Martha Montelongo along with Ben Boychuk of CA City Journal welcome Larry Sand, President of California Teachers Empowerment Network CTEN .
We'll talk with Larry Sand about two very important stories related to CA's critical financial situation and the crippling effect of an unsustainable public sector union group that swallows up more than 40 percent of the state's revenue and yet produces mediocre and worse results--the K-12 Public Education Establishment is the most powerful and organized, institution and public sector union bar none.
They have the most state of the art public relations agencies at their service and win and secure the hearts and minds, and pockets books of an uninformed and trusting loving public.
We'll talk with Larry about his article published today at Union Watch--A Project of the CA Public Policy Center, called California’s Looming Fiscal Disaster: Sunlight and an Informed Public are the Best Disinfectants
And we'll also talk about a very illuminating battle playing out in Los Angeles Unified concerning The Stull Act and JANE DOE, et al, v. JOHN DEASY, et al, a lawsuit filed by a group of anonymous parents along with Skid Row educator the Rev. Alice Callaghan against LAUSD and its two big employee unions, United Teachers of L.A. and the Associated Administrators of L.A.
We'll take your calls, questions and comments on the air at 1-818-602-4929.
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