Don't forget to vote today! Primaries in Madison School Board races and for Fitchburg Mayor!
The Spring primary is here! Progressive Dane has made the following endorsements in contested races in the primary. There may be other races on your ballot so we encourage you to research those as well.
Madison Metro School District:
Seat 6 - a dual endorsement for Cris Carusi & Ali Muldrow
Seat 7 - a dual endorsement for Matt Andrzejewski & Nicki Vander Meulen
Fitchburg Mayor - Steve Arnold
The school board candidates have run smart and detailed campaigns. Here are links to the candidate pages where you can find testimonials from supporters, endorsements from community leaders and elected officials, links to newspaper articles and media profiles:
MMSD Seat 6:
To hear from seat 6 candidates in their own words, check out this interview on WORT-FM
MMSD Seat 7:
Nicki Vander Meulen
To hear from seat 7 candidates in their own words, check out this interview on WORT-FM
I know many of you are fired up to vote so here is the info you need.
Polls are open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. You can find your polling place here
Here is what you can expect to see on your ballot. The Madison school board primary is for at large seats so all Madison residents will vote on those. There is also an important primary for the Wisconsin State Superintendent of Public Instruction in addition to other municipal elections
You will need photo ID for this election and more details are here
Union cab is offering free rides to the polls if you need them. You can call them at (608) 242-2000.
Please keep an eye on the PD facebook page for results, reactions, and results watching parties!