HB88 requires school board candidates to be publicly listed, even if checks are pending.

Groups support bill speeding up school board candidacy

Jarek RutzHeadlines, Education

With pressure from Delaware educational organizations, a bill that would prevent delays to school board candidate campaigns garnered support Wednesday from the Senate Education Committee.¬† House Bill 88, sponsored by Rep. Paul Baumbach, D-Newark, would require the state‚Äôs Department of Elections to publicly list school board candidates who are waiting for their background checks to be completed as a ‚Äúprovisional …

The House voted for a bill that would speed up aspects of school board elections.

Bill aims to rectify school board candidacy delays

Jarek RutzHeadlines, Education

A bill that would eliminate delays to school board candidates‚Äô names appearing on Delaware‚Äôs Department of Elections website was passed by the Delaware House Tuesday. House Bill 88, sponsored by Rep. Paul Baumbach, D-Newark, would require the state to publicly list school board candidates who are waiting for their background checks to be completed as a ‚Äúprovisional candidate.‚ÄĚ Due to …