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Kang scores Key Endorsement from Tom Torlakson for SD-29

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State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson today announced his support for Sukhee Kang, Democratic candidate in the open 29th Senate District, located at the confluence of Orange, Los Angeles and San Bernardino counties. Kang has now won endorsements from five statewide officeholders – Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, Treasurer John Chiang, Controller Betty Yee and…

California denied new education funds: Torlakson response

According to today’s LA Times, “California was disqualified Thursday from receiving hundreds of millions of dollars in school reform funds when federal education leaders announced that 15 other states and Washington, D.C., are in the running for billions in federal grants. The money at stake is the first round of $4.35 billion that the Obama…