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Author of school bond measure says it won't make 2014 ballot
Author of school bond measure says it won't make 2014 ballot

Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan (D-Alamo) said Tuesday that her proposal for a $4.3-billion school bond measure will not be on the November ballot, citing opposition from Gov. Jerry Brown. “We’ve come to the end of the road,” Buchanan said in a statement. “The governor made it clear to the speaker of the Assembly ... that he does not want a school bond on the same ballot as the water bond and his Rainy Day Fund proposition. We have no commitment of his support for a future bond.” Buchanan had lined up support for the measure from dozens of influential groups, including the California Chamber of Commerce, the California Teachers Assn., the California School...

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