House Bill 265 - Partisan Elections/Certain School Boards

Education

This would change current nonpartisan election methods to partisan for electing members to the Board of Education for Beaufort, Dare, Haywood, Hyde, Madison and Yancey County

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Quick overview:

This would change current nonpartisan election methods to partisan for electing members to the Board of Education for Beaufort, Dare, Haywood, Hyde, Madison and Yancey County

Critics of this bill are concerned that bringing partisan politics into a nonpartisan race will have several drawbacks:

Supporters are in favor of having more information on a candidate.

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