Sam Kresner - assistant to United Teachers Los Angeles President Day Higuchi - said if charter teachers want the ability to come back to the district after their leave, they should be held to the same requirements as other workers - including paying into the benefits fund for teachers already retired and paying dues
and fees to the union.
The bettors liked Tower Full, who was 2 for 2 on wet tracks, and Paying Dues
, a stakes star making his first start in nearly a year.
In fact, if the speed ratings he earned for a front-running victory in the Los Angeles Handicap there in May and a second to Paying Dues
in the Vernon Underwood there in December are taken literally, he's clearly better than his U.
Savinio finished second, nine lengths in front of Eltish, and pacesetter Paying Dues
doesn't lose: Paying Dues
, runner-up in the Breeders' Cup Sprint, came back with a victory in the $108,100 Vernon O.
heads a field of seven sprinters in the $100,000-added Vernon O.
Worst hurt by the gaffe was California-based Paying Dues
, who finished second to Lit de Justice by 1-1/4 lengths.
Sprint: Alphabet Soup, Appealing Skier, Boundless Moment, Capote Belle, Chaposa Springs, Criolitto, Friendly Lover, Honour and Glory, Iktamal, Lakota Brave, Langfuhr, Lit de Justice, Lord Carson, Paying Dues
Sprinter: A dead heat: Abaginone and Paying Dues
finished on even terms in the meet-opening Los Angeles Handicap and their time - 1:08 1/5 - remains the season's fastest 6 furlongs.
Abaginone, 6 for 8 in an injury-riddled career, will be ridden by Gary Stevens and face Score Quick, Paying Dues
, Comininalittlehot, First Intent and Kingdom Found in the 6-furlong race, the eighth on a 7 p.