StateImpact Indiana: Mayors & Public Schools
by IPR News
September 22, 2011
It’s election season across Indiana and education is a major issue in the race for mayor in Indianapolis. Incumbent Greg Ballard faces challenger Melina Kennedy, an attorney with a long history in public service. But just how much can the leader of city government influence public schools? StateImpact Indiana’s Ben Skirvin reports.
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