Irfan Kahn / Los Angeles Times
Lynette Smilac, 53, left, and others applaud a speaker at a teachers rally in San Bernardino to protest threatened budget cuts and teacher layoffs. State legislative leaders say they are skeptical of the governor's latest budget proposals. Some Republicans and Democrats call it accounting gimmickry. Schwarzenegger says he is undeterred by the torrent of negative reaction. I always look at what is the end result, he said.