Gov. Brown speaking at the Cal Charter School Assoc rally on the state capital steps yesterday: "Sometimes births are associated with pain," Brown said. "But after the pain comes the joy and the excitement of some new being and reality, and that's what charter schools are in California." Brown started 2 charter schools when he was mayor of Oakland.
Capitol Alert: Jerry Brown pitches tax plan, hails charter school 'insurgents' – sacbee.com
Gov. Jerry Brown urged charter school supporters at the Capitol this afternoon to back his ballot initiative to raise taxes, as he continues to try pushing the proponents of competing…