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PUSD reps rally in Sacramento for full and fair funding in education

Pleasanton Unified School District stakeholders, including Superintendent David Haglund and trustees Joan Laursen and Jamie Yee, were among the scores of East Bay education advocates who rallied at the State Capitol on April 3 in Sacramento during PUSD's spring break.

Students, educators and community members called upon the state to increase public education funding, and launched a social media campaign using the hashtag #FundCAEd.

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PUSD reps rally in Sacramento for full and fair funding in education

by / Pleasanton Weekly

Uploaded: Thu, Apr 11, 2019, 4:10 pm

Pleasanton Unified School District stakeholders, including Superintendent David Haglund and trustees Joan Laursen and Jamie Yee, were among the scores of East Bay education advocates who rallied at the State Capitol on April 3 in Sacramento during PUSD's spring break.

Students, educators and community members called upon the state to increase public education funding, and launched a social media campaign using the hashtag #FundCAEd.

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Bonde Ranch

on Apr 16, 2019 at 7:13 am
Name hidden, Bonde Ranch

on Apr 16, 2019 at 7:13 am

Due to repeated violations of our Terms of Use, comments from this poster are automatically removed. Why?


Kathleen Ruegsegger
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Vintage Hills
on Apr 16, 2019 at 8:24 am
Kathleen Ruegsegger, Vintage Hills
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on Apr 16, 2019 at 8:24 am

It is great to see this direct action in Sacramento. The topic shouldn’t just be full funding. Imagine how good budgets would be across the state if just pension liabilities were fixed.


Pleasanton Parent
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Pleasanton Meadows
on Apr 16, 2019 at 10:18 am
Pleasanton Parent, Pleasanton Meadows
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on Apr 16, 2019 at 10:18 am

How much of that funding goes to the students vs salaries/retirement benefits?


Kathleen Ruegsegger
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Vintage Hills
on Apr 16, 2019 at 10:46 am
Kathleen Ruegsegger, Vintage Hills
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on Apr 16, 2019 at 10:46 am

PP, Here’s a link to the recent (March 12, 2019) Second Interim Report (see Slide 14–note deficit spending): Web Link


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