Calif. Teachers Fund Moves To Divest From Companies That Make Assault WeaponsThe nation's largest teacher pension fund took the first step Wednesday toward divesting from companies that make guns and high-capacity ammunition magazines that are illegal in California.
Calif. Treasurer Eyes Pension Divestment From Gun Manufacturers State Treasurer Bill Lockyer is calling for a review of state pension fund investments connected to a company that manufactures firearms - including a type of rifle used in the Connecticut school shootings.