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Villaraigosa reacts to Miramonte scandal with letter to governor

Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa lobbied the governor this week to make it easier to fire teachers “who violate the public trust of our families and students.” In a letter Wednesday to Gov. Jerry Brown, Villaraigosa refers to the January...
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United Teachers Los Angeles dukes it out with Mayor Villaraigosa over education reform

United States / Los Angeles : Opinion L.A. (4 years ago)

In a December speech heard around the halls of LAUSD, Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa charged that United Teachers Los Angeles was the biggest obstacle to education reform. Ouch. With L.A. schools' dismal ranking and graduation rates, he... Read Post

Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa’s divorce is finalized

United States / Los Angeles : L.A. Now (4 years ago)

Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa's marriage to Corina Villaraigosa is officially dissolved, a court spokesman said Wednesday. Villaraigosa's wife, Corina Villaraigosa, filed for divorce in June 2007, citing "irreconcilable dif... Read Post

Villaraigosa to Sayre Fire Victims: 'We're going to rebuild--make no mistake.'

United States / Los Angeles : LAist (6 years ago)

Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa talks to Sayre Fire evacuees at Sylmar High yesterday | AP Photo/Reed Saxon Following remarks made by California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger just before 10 o'clock this morning, Los Angeles Mayor Antoni... Read Post

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