Republican candidates for the Raleigh City Council rally to drum up support before the 2015 elections. Some GOP legislators want to make municipal elections partisan, with the party affiliations of candidates listed on the ballot.
Republican candidates for the Raleigh City Council rally to drum up support before the 2015 elections. Some GOP legislators want to make municipal elections partisan, with the party affiliations of candidates listed on the ballot. Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com
Republican candidates for the Raleigh City Council rally to drum up support before the 2015 elections. Some GOP legislators want to make municipal elections partisan, with the party affiliations of candidates listed on the ballot. Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com

GOP bills would make local school board races partisan, put state board on ballot

February 20, 2017 09:08 AM