School Board Candidates Look to Build on History
by Jen Longley
Nov 13, 2017
Following the electoral success of transgender candidates in municipal and Statehouse elections this month, local Board of Education candidates Martin Rawlings-Fein and Mia Satya are stepping up to the plate for their piece of history. 

To date, the school board has never had an openly transgender commissioner. This school board race, with three commissioner slots being considered and only one incumbent having yet filed, has already attracted an 'unusual number' of contenders early on in the race.