A couple weeks back Paula Wright said she has lost money being on the school board. Well according to her financial disclosures forms being on the school board has been very lucrative for her.
Then more recently Ashley Smith-Juarez said there was no evidence that smaller classes make a difference. First this makes her a hypocrite because during her whole academic career she benefited from smaller classes but there is LOTS of evidence that says smaller classes make a difference.
I don’t understand why the Times Union gives them a pass on this. Don’t the people of Jacksonville deserve to be informed and isn’t that the Times Union’s job? One of the reasons we are in the hole that we are in is because those supposed to help get us out of it, our elected leaders and a free and impartial press have fallen down on the job.