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Legislature Closes 2013 by Sending Key Measures to Governor

Both houses of the legislature recessed for the year Thursday night, marking the end of the first half of the 2013-2014 session.

Lawmakers sent the governor a number of major measures, including two important CTA-backed ones.

 AB 375, by Assembly Education Chair Joan Buchanan (D-Alamo) and Principal Co-author Sen. Alex Padilla (D-Pacoima), will streamline the teacher dismissal process while protecting students and safeguarding due process. (Click here for more information about the bill and a speedy way to contact the governor in support of it.)

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