Long Beach educators warned during a Tuesday morning press conference that K-12 schools and universities face more than $72 million in additional budget cuts unless voters support Proposition 30, the tax measure proposed by California Gov. Jerry Brown.

The cuts would mean teacher layoffs, loss of middle school sports, increased class sizes, and the elimination of university courses, according to a Long Beach Business Journal report.

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