Elections have consequences. In the last Los Angeles school board election, charteristas took control of the school board by one vote. Their fourth vote, however, is tenuous b3cause Ref Rodriguez is awaiting trial on felony charges of campaign finance violations.

The board voted not to renew the contract of the district’s inspector general. He led several investigations into charter school corruption.

The board said they were terminating him due to a “hostile work environment” in his office, although none of the complaints were about him.

The inspector general investigated the Billion-dollar iPad scandal.

The financial scandals at the Celerity charter chain.

Fraud at the PUC charter chain started by Ref Rodriguez.

But this can’t be the reason he is being ousted, right?