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It’s settled: McKenna gets top spot on District 1 ballot

Aaron Stella | March 17, 2014

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ballot order LAUSD candidates special election 2014While it’s not clear that ballot order has a significant impact, in a crowded field of 7, it can’t hurt to be first.

But it takes some doing to figure it out.

So LA School Report has un-scrambled the randomized alphabet drawing procedure the California Secretary of State used to determined the ballot order in the LA Unified School Board special election.

Here is the Certified list of Candidates from the City Clerk’s Office.

Here’s the lineup as it will appear on the ballot:



George McKenna – Retired Principal/Superintendent

Hattie McFrazier – Retired Educator/Counselor

Omarosa Manigault – Teacher/Children Advocate

Genethia Hudley-Hayes – Education Consultant

Rachel Johnson – Educator/Gardena Councilmember

Alex Johnson – Education Policy Advisor

Sherlett Hendy Newbill – Teacher/Mother/Coach

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