California, do NOT vote for Marshall Tuck. He is a FAKE Democrat supported by extreme right billionaires and the Republican Party that’s spending almost 4 dollars for every dollar Tony Thurmond, the REAL Democrat, is spending.
For the future of American education, the most consequential election this November will take place in California, where charter school champion Marshall Tuck faces off against pro-public school candidate Tony Thurmond.
The billionaires and the Republican Party have joined forces behind Tuck.
The California Teachers Association and the state Democratic Party Support Tony Thurmond.
Both men are Democrats, but Thurmond received the votes of 95% of delegates to the annual meeting of the state Democratic Party. Tuck has been endorsed by Arne Duncan.
Marshall Tuck was in the financial industry, then took over the Green Dot charter chain, then ran Mayor Villagairosa’s chain of schools. Thurmond is a social worker and a state legislator.
The billionaires have donated nearly $14 million to Tuck’s campaign, compared to the nearly $4 million that the CTA has given Thurmond.
Erika Jones writes here about Marshall Tuck’s claims to fame, and how he raised…
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