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Several Current/Former School Board Members on Tuesday's Primary Ballot

Several current or former school board members will be on the partisan primary ballot for various offices next Tuesday, August 9, 2016: Terry McNulty (Southern Door) is running  as a Republican for the 8th Congressional seat currently held by retiring U.S. 211 more words

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New Jersey Delegate Q & A: Troy Singleton

The week before the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, RowanU DNC News staff interviewed members of the New Jersey delegation to hear their views on the convention, the upcoming election, and local issues facing New Jersey residents.  224 more words

"Farmers committing suicide under the spell of ghosts" in BJP ruled Madhya Pradesh

Newsroom24x7 Staff

Bhopal: If one were to go by the reply given by the government in Madhya Pradesh Assembly to a pointed query on farmers’ suicide, the demons are at work in the villages and the evil spell of ghosts and bad spirits is forcing the farmers to commit suicide. 64 more words

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State Assembly denies removing Buhari's portrait from complex

Adeleke stressed that the House has nothing against the President or the state Governor to warrant not hanging their portraits.
The House of Assembly in Kwara State has dismissed media reports that the picture of President Muhammadu Buhari, which was displayed inside the Assembly complex has been removed. 204 more words


Ferry funding from General Assembly needs a push

By Peter Vankevich

Hyde County Commissioner Benjamin Simmons III (Fairfield Township) said at the Feb. 1 commissioners meeting that if the General Assembly convening April 25 does not succeed in getting ferry replacement funding into the general transportation budget, a toll on the Hatteras ferry is likely. 496 more words


March Advocacy Tip: Legislative & Candidate Forums

As we mentioned in a recent post here as well as in WASB Executive Director John Ashley’s latest School News column, now is an excellent opportunity for you to partner with neighboring districts to hold a legislative forum or candidate forum in your area. 782 more words

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Vos Compromise Amendment Approved by Assembly

As expected, shortly before midnight the Assembly added Speaker Robin Vos’ new voucher funding formula (see previous post) as an amendment to Senate Bill 615… 197 more words

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