CCSA Advocates Endorses Antonio Villaraigosa for California Governor
Posted by Vanessa Alessi on March 26, 2018 at 3:34 PM
California Charter Schools Association (CCSA) Advocates today announced its endorsement of Antonio Villaraigosa for California Governor citing his tireless commitment to improving schools for all of California’s kids. Mayor Villaraigosa – who will accept this endorsement tomorrow morning at the 25th Annual Charter Public Schools Conference in San Diego - has an impressive record of championing the needs of kids over bureaucracy and he advocates for a future that provides every family with a path forward. Villaraigosa is dedicated to fighting against poverty statewide and believes that economic security extends to everyone—not just the wealthy.
“We are incredibly proud to endorse Antonio Villaraigosa for Governor,” said Gary Borden, executive director, CCSA Advocates. “Antonio has a strong record of supporting access to high-quality public education for all kids. He stood up for students even when threatened by special interests. He is dedicated to ensuring families have the opportunity to move up the economic ladder and plans to invest in job training programs and increase access to affordable college degrees. From improving education, to creating jobs that provide meaningful work and bolstering modern infrastructure, Antonio is the courageous advocate that California’s future deserves.”Read more