Monthly Archives: July 2012

Ald. Moore nixes elected school board referendum

Only the General Assembly could make the switch to an elected board, but advisory referenda would clearly give momentum to the grass-roots movement by voters fed up with the “top-down” decisions made by Emanuel’s handpicked board.

“The mayor doesn’t want to have a discussion about an elected school board or a partially elected school board,” Waguespack said. Continue reading

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