Media Coverage | September 26, 2022 | LAist, KPCC
Governor Newsom Rejects Mandatory Kindergarten Bills
In this LAist article from Mariana Dale, Early Edge California Executive Director Patricia Lozano reacts to Governor Newsom rejecting the mandatory Kindergarten bills.
“While we’re disappointed by the vetoes of this year’s kindergarten bills, we appreciate Governor Newsom’s strong track record as a champion for children and families,” Early Edge California Executive Director Patricia Lozano said in a statement. “During his tenure, he has made major investments in early learning and care. While COVID had an unfortunate impact on kindergarten enrollment, we hope that as we recover from the pandemic, we’ll see a restoration of enrollment and attendance.”