From OEA's Central Ohio email newsletter: "The 2015 Election is November 3rd this year. Before you cast your vote, here's some information about Issue 1, and some local school board races for you to consider.
Local School Board Recommendations
Groveport-Madison Local Education Association has endorsed the following candidates for school board:
OEA urges support for Issue 1
BALLOT MEASURE WOULD MAKE SURE OHIO’S LEGISLATIVE DISTRICTS ARE FAIR FOR EVERYONE
Issue 1 seeks to create a seven-member panel to draw legislative districts starting in 2021. Approval of a 10-year map would require two minority-party votes, and language in the proposal is designed to limit the kind of gerrymandered maps that have led to one-party control and few competitive races.
Last December, Democrats and Republicans joined together to create a plan that Ohioan’s will vote on this November.
Issue 1 offers the first major overhaul to Ohio’s process of drawing state legislative districts in years by:
Learn more about Issue 1 at www.yesforissue1.org
Upper Arlington Education Association (2015)
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