Green Bay Gazette: Take part in democratic process

There is one state race that everyone can vote on, and that’s the race for superintendent of the Department of Public Instruction.

The incumbent, Tony Evers, is facing challenges from former teacher, principal and superintendent Lowell Holtz and former administrator and consultant John Humphries.

This is an important primary. If you don’t think so, consider the fact that one of the candidates discussed giving DPI authority over the Milwaukee, Racine, Kenosha, Madison and possibly Green Bay school districts, including the ability to change school boards.

If you’re a fan of local control, you’re not a fan of that proposal. If you’re in the Green Bay School District, this would affect you.

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