Los Angeles Mayor to Get a Say in School Leadership Under State Plan

Saskal, Rich
June 2006
Bond Buyer;6/23/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32409, p4
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The article reports on the power of Los Angeles, California Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa to select school leaders under the proposed creation of a Council of Mayors by the state assembly. The deal will give the mayor veto power over the selection of the Los Angeles Unified School District's next superintendent. It will give him influence over the district, which has no formal relationship with the Los Angeles city government and does not share the same boundaries.


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