As anxious citizens watched the November 6 midterm election
results, they weren’t at all sure how candidates and measures
would fare. Results trickled in, but many races remained too
close to call for weeks.
Following a hard fought campaign, Assemblymember Tony Thurmond
has won the election to be California’s next Superintendent of
Across the state, teachers and school workers celebrated
Thurmond’s election as a resounding call by voters to protect
public education. Fighting the headwinds of unprecedented
spending by a handful of billionaires and mega-donors in
support of Marshall Tuck, Thurmond ran a campaign based on
investing in all public schools and supporting all students.