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The Devil in the Details of the CUSD Strike

I’ve been writing about Capistrano Unified School District and the struggles with our current Board of Trustees. The teachers went on strike Thursday even as talks began regarding the contract imposed by the CUSD Board of Trustees.

The details are important because they seem to be getting lost in translation between the media, the administration, the union and the parents. The issue is that Teachers are willing to take pay cuts, they just don’t want them to be permanent. There are other issues as well, which I’ve written about but the real issue is the board, who funded their race and the ultimate goal of a number of organizations to privatize our public education system.

Sheriff Hutchens Implements Management Layoffs

Orange County Sheriff Sandra Hutchens announced after the Board of Supervisors cut the Sheriff’s Department by $28 million that she would be laying off two Assistant Sheriff’s and five Captains to meet the budget shortfall. Her management team learned yesterday who at the top was getting chopped. Assistant Sheriff’s Jack Anderson and  J.B. Davis will…

Sheriff Names Her Team

Sheriff Sandra Hutchens has named her command staff today. The Undersheriff will be John Scott, with more than thirty-six years of law enforcement experience. Prior to his retirement from the LASD, Undersheriff Scott served as Division Chief of the Custody Operations Division. Assistant Sheriff Jack Anderson stays on directing a new division of Administration. Assistant…

OC Sheriff Candidates Narrowed to Two

Acting Sheriff Jack Anderson is out of the running to replace retired Sheriff Mike Carona who resigned earlier this year to fight federal corruption indictments. Today the Orange County Board of Supervisors cut the list of final candidates down to former LA Sheriff’s Department division chief and Santa Ana Chief Paul Walters. Peggy Lowe over…