Browsing Archive: September, 2011

Tacoma, Wash. Teacher Strike

Posted by John Green on Wednesday, September 21, 2011,
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Urge Gov. Brown to Veto 'Rectal-Injection' Bill

Posted by Barbara Siegel on Monday, September 12, 2011, In : Political Action 

The educator-opposed measure, SB 161, requiring school employees to rectally administer the drug valium to students experiencing epileptic seizures while in classes, has cleared both the Assembly and the Senate. It now goes to the Governor.

It is urgent that you contact Governor Brown immediately to urge him to veto SB 161. Call (916) 445-4341 or email using CTA's Legislative Action Center.

Educators are concerned about the danger to students by having unlicensed school personnel -- inclu...

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