Los Angeles, CA. In what could only be characterized as a “Budget Buster Bond” all California taxpayers will be providing matching funds for a $3.95 billion L.A. Unified School District bond measure on the 2005 November ballot, if passed by the voters. The proposed bond is addressed in a seven minute video blog which will start streaming from the Full Disclosure Network™ website on Monday, August 29th, 2005.
Featured in the Full Disclosure™ video blog are:
David Tokofsky LAUSD School Board Member who defends how the $3.95 billion bond is to be used along with his proposed “Parcel Tax”.
Steve Cooley L. A. County District Attorney describes the LAUSD history on the Belmont Learning Complex project as “The worst public works disaster in the history of the country, for school construction”
Don Mullinax, as LAUSD Inspector General cited the District’s failure to implement his recommendations for an “Ethics Training Program” for some 80,000 LAUSD employees as a major problem.
Roger Carrick Special Legal Counsel to the Inspector General cites the vast amounts waste, fraud and abuse found in the LAUSD Belmont investigations.
Video clips for this blog were selected from a series of hour-long interviews with key players from the L. A. Unified School District, the District Attorney's office and Board of Education. The interviews were conducted by Emmy Award winning host Leslie Dutton. The full interviews were featured on 40 cable systems and video streamed from www.fulldisclosure.net . worldwide on the Internet where cable channels are listed by community and air times .
The Full Disclosure Network™ is conducting an on going series for cable television programs featuring prominent leaders who are involved in school construction, planning, financing, development and investigations pertaining to the Los Angeles Unified School District.