Democratic lawmakers Tuesday blocked a Republican proposal to audit the state superintendent of public instruction's oversight of the troubled Inglewood Unified School District.
Financial and management problems led the state to take over the school district in 2012, giving State Supt.
Senate Republican leader
But the request for State Auditor
"This audit would have shined some much needed light on what happens when the state takes over a school district, so we can avoid the same mistakes in the future," Huff said. "It's unfortunate that parents of Inglewood are being denied an opportunity to keep their school district accountable. The committee voted against transparency."