School Funding

Gov. Jerry Brown delivers his State of the State address on Jan. 24, 2013. (credit: CBS13)

Brown Rallies Support For School-Funding Changes

Gov. Jerry Brown is calling his education funding plan a “cause for the children of California” as he tries to persuade reluctant members of his own party to include his proposal in the upcoming state budget.


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School-Funding Initiative Starts TV Advertising

One of the two initiative campaigns supporting income tax increases to fund public schools has begun airing its first television commercial.


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Poll: Voters Support More Taxes For Schools

A majority of California voters agree with Gov. Jerry Brown’s approach to closing the state’s $25.4 billion budget deficit over the next year and a half, including his plan to hold a special election to extend temporary sales, vehicle and income taxes, according to a poll released Wednesday.

CBS13/CW31 Television–01/26/2011