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PUSD could carve up voting districts with class in mind

PASADENA – While the battle over whether undocumented immigrants can vote in Pasadena Unified School District board elections seems to have cooled in recent days, a more contentious voting fight is brewing, according to sources close to the district. The … Continue reading

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Take the school funding fight to your neighbor

PASADENA – At the recent State of School Address in Pasadena, school board President Renatta Cooper applauded the gains made by PUSD schools in light of the massive state budget cuts. The Pasadena Unified School District was forced to trim … Continue reading

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Portantino punished, can’t carry resolution for Ralph McKnight

PASADENA – The fallout from Anthony Portantino’s vote against a Democrat-backed state budget plan has cost him the chance to push a memorial recognition for a Pasadena civil rights leader. Portantino, D-La Canada Flintridge, said state Assembly leaders won’t accept … Continue reading

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Winning influence on South Hudson (PUSD)

PASADENA – With new leadership taking the reins at the Pasadena Unified School District, residents from all three communities connected to the district are asking who will have the ear of new Superintendent Jon Gundry. One local politico said Gundry … Continue reading

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