The People Want Non-Partisan School Boards

(Note: In this post, Burningham speaks in his own behalf. The point of view expressed in this blog does not necessarily represent any organization of which he is or has been a part.)   To my way of thinking, the issue is all about power! Those who desire partisan elections of school boards (state and/or local) want politicians to have the power.   Those seeking a governor appointed state board want the Governor to have the power. Those who want school board elections to remain non-partisan elections believe the power is…

Stokes to Lead Millner’s campaign and other District 18 rumors

Utah Capitol Hill

While interesting, it’s not really a secret that Spencer Stokes has signed on to lead former Weber State University President F. Ann Millner’s campaign for the Utah Senate. What’s interesting is that Millner, the second after Republican activist James Humphreys to enter the race for the  District 18 seat currently held by the retiring Sen. Stuart Reid,  may not be the last to get in. The buzz around town is that Jon Greiner, a former State Senator who lost his job as Ogden’s police chief after running afoul of the Hatch Act,…