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2014 ISSUE 67 - December 31, 2014
•Judge Rejects Contractors' Meal Gambits
San Diego County South Bay Companies tried to Claim Wining, Dining, was Free Speech
Latest November 2014 Election Results

• 113 Bonds for 108 California Educational Districts
• Fight Over How Bond Money is Spent Ends up in Court

2014 ISSUE 66 - December 2, 2014
- FBI Seizes LAUSD's' iPad Documents
Controversial $1.3 Billion iPad Deal
- LAUSD Eyeing More Bonds as Funds for 
School Repairs Dwindle

2014 ISSUE 65 - October 21, 2014
• FPPC Investigation of Gifts from Stone & Youngberg Hundreds fail to report bond-firm meals
• Bond funds Can Only be Used for Projects Listed in Measure
Lawsuit Filed Against Sonora High School

2014 ISSUE 64 - October 7, 2014
• Reducing Costs for Building and Renovating Schools Getting it right on local school bonds means slowing down
• Governor Brown Signs AB 2551 - A bill sponsored by CaLBOC. Tax Rate Estimate of Bonds to be in Sample Ballot

2014 ISSUE 63 - September 23, 2014
• Reducing Costs for Building and Renovating Schools 
• Sacramento Taxpayer Group Tries New Tactic

2014 ISSUE 62 - September 10, 2014
• Ex-Sweetwater chief, Convicted in Pay-to-Play 
Must Forfeit Pension 
• SEC Subpoenas in WCCUSD Contracts Show School Board President, Not District, Client of Brother's Law Firm 
• 'Enhanced' Audit Approved for WCCUSD's Bond Program
• Legislative Update - AB 2235 State School Bond Not on Ballot 

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ISSUE 55 - May 1, 2014
CaLBOC STATEWIDE CONFERENCE, AGENDA
• Profile on Keynote Speaker:
​  John Chiang, State Controller 
• San Ysidro trustee steps down after all
Limited Seating - Register Now! 

ISSUE 54 - April 28, 2014
CaLBOC STATEWIDE CONFERENCE
SUMMARIES OF PRESENTATIONS 
• Keynote Speaker: John Chiang, State Controller 
• Sweetwater-Inspired Reform Bill Advances 
Limited Seating - Register Now!  

ISSUE 53 - April 21, 2014
State to Probe Dinners for School Officialsl 
CaLBOC STATEWIDE CONFERENCE AGENDA 
• Citizen’s Oversight: Protecting Integrity and Value 
• Keynote Speaker: John Chiang, State Controller 
Limited Seating - Register Now! 

ISSUE 52 - April 9, 2014
School District Ethics at Issue 
• Law Firm Says BOCs Don’t Need to File Disclosure Forms 
• CaLBOC STATEWIDE CONFERENCE AGENDA
Keynote Speaker: John Chiang, State Controller 
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2014 ISSUE 61 - June 16, 2014
• San Diego School Bond Transparency Scorecard Update School Bond Programs are More Transparent, Study Shows
• Acalanes district seeks to validate bond issuance exceeding promised tax rate 

2014 ISSUE 60 - July 14, 2014
• Assembly Bill 2235 California School Bond Measure . AB-2235 Education facilities: Kindergarten-University Public Education Facilities Bond Act of 2014: http://leginfo.legislature.ca.gov/
• SEC Charges Kings Canyon Unified School District with Misleading Investors

2014 ISSUE 59 - June 30, 2014
• Grand Jury to Contra Costa County School Districts: Stop Using Capital Appreciation Bonds 
www.ccourts.org/_data/n_0038/resources/live/rpt1411.pdf
• CBOC Member Reappointed After School Board Removed Him L.A. Unified Watchdog Back on the Job
  
2014 ISSUE 58 - June 16, 2014
• Pay to Play in School Bond Measures 
What it is and Why it is Wrong: 
2014CaLBOC_PaytoPlay.pdf
• Sweetwater UHD Joins Contractor Lawsuit
• Pay As You Go Funding, San Juan aims to pay off school bond debt more quickly   

ISSUE 57 - May 30, 2014
• West Contra Costa USD Revises CBOC’s Agenda
CBOC ‘Mad as Hell’
• West Contra Costa USD, Support for Kids or ‘Pay to Play’
• West Contra Costa USD, School Construction 
Spending Draws Scrutiny in Bond Measure 

ISSUE 56 - May 6, 2014
• CaLBOC Conference, TOPICS 
• Assembly Bill 1971 - Awarding Bids on
"Best Value" Not Based On "Lowest Bid"