By the Chronicle Editorial Board
THE ISSUE: Political claim.
OUR OPINION: Embellishment comes with critics.
No doubt, state Rep. Jimmie T. Smith is a likeable, accessible lawmaker.
School officials will affirm that he reaches out to them and is curious about their concerns.
With that, however, Rep. Smith now touts in campaign literature, “no state legislator today — in either party — is a stronger advocate for public education than Jimmie T. Smith.”