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2012 Campaign Cash Scandal Ends With PAC’s Shutdown

July 28, 2014 | 2:15 pm

2012 Campaign Cash Scandal Ends With PAC’s Shutdown

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The final curtain falls on California’s 2012 political cash mystery that made national headlines.

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Prop. 30 Helps Deliver $2.6 Billion To State Schools — But Academic Results Are Expected

August 26, 2013 | 9:15 am

Prop. 30 Helps Deliver $2.6 Billion To State Schools — But Academic Results Are Expected

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Mechale Murphy is one of those principals students consider “cool.” She is tall and beautiful, and greets her pint-size students with a smile and handshake just like celebrities greet their fans. Murphy is in charge of West Elementary, a suburban school nestled among cookie-cutter homes near Sacramento. It is one of 61 schools in Elk […]

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October 25, 2012 | 8:33 am

A.M. Splash: Support Drops for Brown’s Tax Plan; Occupy Plans Return in Oakland; Formaldehyde Found in Day Cares; S. Mateo Bans Plastic Bags

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Brown’s tax plan falls below 50% in poll (SF Chronicle) Support for the ballot measure Gov. Jerry Brown is touting as crucial to averting huge cuts in public schools and universities has fallen below the 50 percent majority needed for passage, according to a poll released Wednesday night by the Public Policy Institute of California. […]

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