"Democrats, we are just as guilty of getting sucked into the influence of money and power about which we criticize Republicans. What’s different now is the wholesale moderation of Democratic positions on issues we used to own – education, income inequality and poverty."
FEATURED CANDIDATE Tom Torlakson
"I’m running to continue our work to send more money straight to schools and classrooms and give all students the world-class education they deserve. I approach this job as a teacher. I know that decisions about our education dollars are best made by local schools, parents and teachers themselves – not politicians in Washington or Sacramento."