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Election a change of pace for MVLA

Original post made on Aug 28, 2014

School board elections are getting a lot of attention this year. Another last-minute candidate joined the race for a spot on the school board for the Mountain View-Los Altos Union High School District -- making a grand total of seven candidates seeking the three seats up for election.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, August 28, 2014, 10:11 AM

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Posted by Torok on PE
a resident of another community
on Aug 28, 2014 at 2:52 pm

I don't remember hearing Torok speak at the meeting about wanted to vote yes....did I leave too early?


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Posted by observer of politics
a resident of another community
on Sep 1, 2014 at 1:55 pm

Torok on PE and all other votes are recorded in the minutes. Mitchner's and all individual votes must be recorded for all school boards.

Torok on PE was a NO for PE exemption (as was Mitchner's) unanimous
candidate More and Kramer are on-the-public-record as YES. Besides the Sports group, there is a Band/Color Guard group that speaks to the Board for a change on this also. (5/28/13)

Torok vote to Close "Young Parent's Program" (as was Mitchner's) unanimous
candidate Bunnett on-the-record as Keep open.

Board votes do matter and board votes are always recorded.


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Posted by M Dickerson
a resident of Cuesta Park
on Sep 3, 2014 at 10:09 am

Debbie Torok voted in favor of granting the PE exemption. She was in the minority and the exemption was not adopted. The Young Parents program was never brought to a vote by the Board. Debbie Torok has consistently advocated to support students in the Young Parents program by advocating support so that these students can graduate from high school.

The post by "observer of politics" contains several factual inaccuracies.


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