Voting ‘Slate Card’ for Spring 2022 Election

Voting ‘Slate Card’ for Spring 2022 Election

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VOTING 'SLATE CARD' FOR SPRING ELECTION 2022 The next election is on April 5, 2022, but you can vote early and send in your absentee ballots now. These candidates most closely align with our Democratic values, despite the fact that their races are non-partisan. Menomonee Falls School Board and Sussex-Hamilton School Board, Menomonee Falls Village Board, Waukesha County Supervisor, and Wisconsin Court of Appeals Judge are up for a vote. Who should you vote for in the Spring Elections? These are our recommendations. Court Of Appeals Judge District 2Lori Kornblum Menomonee Falls Village Trustee 5Dan Schwind (better than Steve Taggart) Menomonee…
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2022 School Board Candidate Forum

2022 School Board Candidate Forum

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The PTO/PIE of the Menomonee Falls School District invite residents to attend a public School Board Candidate Forum, held at Village Hall in the Board Room.   School Board members make many important decisions for our district, impacting our children and those living in Menomonee Falls. This forum will allow you to meet the candidates and learn about their vision for the district.   There will be three open positions on the School Board this spring. A primary election will be held on February 15, 2022 to narrow the current 8 candidates to 3 candidates, prior to the general election.…
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October Team Meeting

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This is our monthly meeting for Menomonee Falls Democrats to discuss what’s happening in Menomonee Falls, Waukesha County, our state, and across the country. Be sure to RSVP so that you can hear from our exclusive speakers. TENTATIVE AGENDA ITEMS 1 YEAR 2 WIN Weekend of Action: Join us in reaching out to voters to learn what will inspire them to get out to the polls in the midterm election! <-- click and sign up to make phone calls or knock on doors (canvassing) Strategy session to discuss which issues or actions MFAT should prioritize as we enter our 5th anniversary…
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Changes in Mask Requirements at Menomonee Falls Schools, Sort of

Changes in Mask Requirements at Menomonee Falls Schools, Sort of

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CHANGES IN MASK REQUIREMENTS AT MENOMONEE FALLS SCHOOLS, SORT OF Menomonee Falls School Board voted to change its masking policy during its Monday, 9/27 meeting. However, the changes alter nothing now, and the thresholds are unlikely to be met because of other existing policies. Schools in Menomonee Falls currently have 23 active COVID-19 cases and 161 quarantines. You can see the latest numbers in the district's COVID-19 dashboard. Scroll down to see videos and read one parent's remarks from the meeting. The board voted to give Superintendent Corey Golla: authorization to require 10-day masking in classrooms when 10% of students…
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Past Three Weeks Most Stressful of Pandemic, Parent to Menomonee Falls School Board

Past Three Weeks Most Stressful of Pandemic, Parent to Menomonee Falls School Board

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PAST THREE WEEKS MOST STRESSFUL OF PANDEMIC, SAYS PARENT TO MENOMONEE FALLS SCHOOL BOARD Ian Dickmann spoke at Monday night's school board meeting. His daughter attends Ben Franklin Elementary, which recently had an outbreak of COVID-19. My name is Ian Dickmann. My daughter is a second grader at Ben Franklin Elementary. I’m not here tonight to present covid statistics, or to repeat the same common sense guidelines you’ve already heard. By now, you either believe them and care about the risks and dangers or you don’t. Instead, I’m here tonight because I’m tired, I’m worried, and I’m stressed. The past…
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September Team Meeting

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This is our monthly meeting for Menomonee Falls Democrats to discuss what’s happening in Menomonee Falls, Waukesha County, our state, and across the country. Be sure to RSVP so that you can hear from our exclusive speakers. TENTATIVE AGENDA ITEMS Open discussion about anti-vaccine resolution passing Recap of our Run For Office seminar, sharing of slides How you can make phone calls, knock doors this weekend Wisconsin Fair Maps statewide legislative action day Doing more for voting rights, political accountability, COVID-19 mitigation, and the things you care about To attend, RSVP below and we will send you the Zoom link.…
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School Board Meeting – Masks Continued Through School Year

School Board Meeting – Masks Continued Through School Year

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MENOMONEE FALLS SCHOOL BOARD MEETING - MASKS CONTINUED THROUGH CURRENT SCHOOL YEAR This is the regular school board meeting already scheduled for this date and time. Guidelines are all unanimous that masking should be continued. Anything less puts everyone at risk, including those who haven’t been vaccinated yet and students who aren’t yet eligible to be vaccinated. See guidelines issued by Waukesha County Public Health DepartmentRead guidelines issued by the Wisconsin Department of Health ServicesView the latest guidance from the CDC BACKGROUND There is a coordinated effort to push the Menomonee Falls School Board to remove or lessen the current…
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School Board Meeting – Mask Mandate

School Board Meeting – Mask Mandate

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MENOMONEE FALLS SCHOOL BOARD MEETING - MASK MANDATE This is the regular school board meeting already scheduled for this date and time. Guidelines are all unanimous that masking should be continued. Anything less puts everyone at risk, including those who haven’t been vaccinated yet and students who aren’t yet eligible to be vaccinated. See guidelines issued by Waukesha County Public Health DepartmentRead guidelines issued by the Wisconsin Department of Health ServicesView the latest guidance from the CDC BACKGROUND There appears to be a coordinated effort to push the Menomonee Falls School Board to remove or lessen the current masking protocols. Those…
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Keri Duce for Menomonee Falls School Board

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KERI DUCE FOR MENOMONEE FALLS SCHOOL BOARD Keri Duce is a current school board member of the School District of Menomonee Falls. She is running for re-election because her term expires in April 2021. "I enjoy serving on the school board because you can see an immediate positive impact on kids in the community. There is something so special about understanding all the nuance behind the education your child receives. I appreciate public service, my school board and district colleagues, and love serving the community I grew up in." --- Keri Duce EDUCATION As Director of External Relations for the…
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John Booher for Menomonee Falls School Board

John Booher for Menomonee Falls School Board

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JOHN BOOHER FOR MENOMONEE FALLS SCHOOL BOARD Mr. Booher answered the Menomonee Falls Action Team 2021 School Board Candidate Survey. He is running for one of two open seats during the April 6 spring election. We recommend that voters elect John Booher and re-elect Keri Duce. Name: John E. Booher Age: 47 Occupation: Attorney QUESTIONS Are you an active, retired or former union member? No Why are you running for this office, whether for reelection or election the first time? Is there a particular issue that motivates you, and if so, what is it? This is the first time I…
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