Capitol Alert

September 4, 2014

Fact check: Is Brown too close to teachers union?

Kashkari’s claim: Brown appealed a court ruling that found the state’s teacher dismissal rules unconstitutional because he is beholden to the California Teachers Association, a major donor.

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