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State Senator Looks To Overturn Prop 227

State Senator Looks To Overturn Prop 227
Posted February 21st, 2014 @ 6:13pm by KFBK News

A state senator wants to repeal California's 16-year-old ban on bilingual education in public schools.

Ricardo Lara yesterday proposed putting a measure on the November 2016 ballot giving voters the chance to overturn Proposition 227.

Proposition 227 required schools to teach only in English, even to students who spoke little or no English, unless their parents signed a waiver.

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