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Thursday, October 27th, 2011

Letter: Trustees spend education dollars on politics

In this letter to the editor, San Marcos teachers union president SUSAN SEATON blasts San Marcos CISD trustees for appropriating $100,000 to buy voting machines instead of moving its elections to November. Proponents of the move say it would have increased the dismal voter turnout typically seen in San Marcos school board elections.