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While serving as state senator, Gary K. Hart sponsored the legislation that established California charter schools. The California Charter Schools Act was one of many education-related bills Hart, who was voted most ethical California legislator by his peers, authored. In honor of National Charter Schools Week, we sat down with Senator Hart to get the story behind the Charter Schools Act, as well as his thoughts on everything from the state of the movement to critical issues facing public education to Waiting for "Superman."From: In the News. Published May 3, 2011. Last Modified May 2, 2011.