From Linda Conner Lambeck CT Post:
“I guess its rule by coup round two in Bridgeport,” Pattis said, referencing the state take over of the school board in 2011. Pattis was among the attorneys that won a State Supreme Court reversal of the takeover.
“There is something profoundly undemocratic about the Bridgeport school board and Mayor (Bill) Finch’s approach to it,” Pattis said, suggesting the same “big money” that attempted to take over the board is now working to stop parents from keeping those beholding to charter schools off its board.
Pattis added that Mooney’s contention that First Amendment rights could have been violated is ridiculous.
Full story here.