For Immediate Release:
May 1, 2018
Los Angeles, CA – Today, Former California Assembly Speaker and 41st Mayor of Los Angeles Antonio Villaraigosa issued the following statement on the decision by the Los Angeles Unified School District Board of Education to name Mr. Austin Beutner as superintendent.
Said Mayor Villaraigosa:
“Every child can learn and every child should have an equal opportunity to get a quality education. We dramatically improved educational achievement in Los Angeles when I was mayor, and Austin was a key part of that effort. The school children of Los Angeles will have a true champion with Austin Beutner.”