Education A State Capitals Roundup

Calif. Bill on Gays Advances

By Linda Jacobson — August 29, 2006 1 min read

California’s state Assembly, the legislature’s lower house, has approved a controversial bill that would prohibit schools from reflecting negatively on gays and lesbians. The Senate also was expected to approve the bill. But Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, a Republican, had not indicated at press time whether he would sign it.

A version of this article appeared in the August 30, 2006 edition of Education Week