The unusual and very risky Poway school borrowing scheme — which has made national news — wasn’t immaculately conceived. Plenty of folks played a part in making the deal come together and saddle some Poway-area property owners with more than $1 billion in debt.
We’ve compiled sketches of the major players, including the superintendent, board members, consultants and lawyers. We’ve included their comments if they’ve talked to us.
MIA Candidate Promises to Debate
Marne Foster, who’s running for San Diego school board, has missed various forums and appearances, two debates and a meeting with the editorial board of the U-T. On top of that, she didn’t get back to us when we asked her about her opinions.
But now Foster tells us that she’ll be at future debates, starting with two this week.