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Archive for October 2021

Don’t Ignore the School Board Election

Editor’s note: Former school board member Helen Morris and I co-authored this column which appeared in the October 7, 2021 edition of the Alexandria Times. As early voting for the Virginia general election gets underway, there’s an important but often overlooked nonpartisan contest near the bottom of the ballot—Alexandria School Board. Even if you don’t have school-age children, your vote matters: School boards oversee the spending of YOUR tax dollars, […]

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