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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Pine Belt Board of Education member explains transgender bathroom decision"It's idiotic, and it wasn't going to work. It's not going to work, and what yo
Pine Belt Board of Education member explains transgender bathroom decision
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 13 minutes ago
"It's idiotic, and it wasn't going to work. It's not going to work, and what you saw is the uproar about it. And the state board of education just said 'we're not going to do that.' We weren't going to allow that. It literally would allow a... Read more
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Arkansas Times
His way or the highwaydiversity: Currently, less than 2 percent of Haas' 647-member student body is b
His way or the highway
Arkansas Times / Posted an hour ago
diversity: Currently, less than 2 percent of Haas' 647-member student body is black and about 8 percent is Hispanic. The state Board of Education could still overturn the panel's decision. Hanging out too hard A TV station in Mobile, Ala.,... Read more
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Alaska Public
State educators adapt to new Every Student Succeeds Actsome of their ideas on what they value most.” Mackinnon said local control of
State educators adapt to new Every Student Succeeds Act
Alaska Public / Posted 3 hours ago
some of their ideas on what they value most.” Mackinnon said local control of educational systems is a priority with the state Board of Education. “Well the new law made some significant changes in giving more control back to states, local... Read more
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Daily Mail
Woman who claims Obama was a gay prostitute LOSES Texas education racethe runoff, Bruner declined to do so. Instead she said: 'When I wrote those th
Woman who claims Obama was a gay prostitute LOSES Texas education race
Daily Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
the runoff, Bruner declined to do so. Instead she said: 'When I wrote those things, I wasn't even intending to run for the State Board of Education. I had no idea that I would. 'I was actually calling people and trying to get them to run - people... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Commissioner McQueen Reconvenes Special Task Force On Student Testing And Assessment(an asterisk denotes new members): Candice McQueen, Tennessee Commissioner of
Commissioner McQueen Reconvenes Special Task Force On Student Testing And Assessment
The Chattanoogan / Posted 5 hours ago
(an asterisk denotes new members): Candice McQueen, Tennessee Commissioner of Education Sara Heyburn, executive director, State Board of Education Dolores Gresham, chairman, Senate Education Committee John Forget, chairman, House Education... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Senator sponsors bill on bathroom use by transgender kidsbeen assigned to a committee. The bill comes after some Republican lawmakers w
Senator sponsors bill on bathroom use by transgender kids
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 6 hours ago
been assigned to a committee. The bill comes after some Republican lawmakers were outraged by draft guidelines from the State Board of Education that included recommendations on how to address transgender K-12 students. Copyright 2016 The... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Senator sponsors bill on bathroom use by transgender kidsbeen assigned to a committee. The bill comes after some Republican lawmakers w
Senator sponsors bill on bathroom use by transgender kids
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 6 hours ago
been assigned to a committee. The bill comes after some Republican lawmakers were outraged by draft guidelines from the State Board of Education that included recommendations on how to address transgender K-12 students. Copyright 2016 The... Read more
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MLive.com
Bill would ban Michigan's transgender students from using certain restroomsrooms that correspond with their biological sex. The legislation was prompted
Bill would ban Michigan's transgender students from using certain restrooms
MLive.com / Posted 6 hours ago
rooms that correspond with their biological sex. The legislation was prompted by a draft, voluntary LGBT guidance from the State Board of Education. Casperson said the new legislation isn't about bathrooms, but the important issue to him is... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Senator sponsors bill on bathroom use by transgender kidsbeen assigned to a committee. The bill comes after some Republican lawmakers w
Senator sponsors bill on bathroom use by transgender kids
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 6 hours ago
been assigned to a committee. The bill comes after some Republican lawmakers were outraged by draft guidelines from the State Board of Education that included recommendations on how to address transgender K-12 students. Copyright 2016 The... Read more
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News 10 WILX
Michigan senator sponsors bill on bathroom use by transgender kidspriority for the Senate. It's been assigned to a committee. The bill comes aft
Michigan senator sponsors bill on bathroom use by transgender kids
News 10 WILX / Posted 6 hours ago
priority for the Senate. It's been assigned to a committee. The bill comes after some Republican lawmakers were outraged by draft guidelines from the State Board of Education that included recommendations on how to address transgender K-12 stude... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Senator sponsors bill on bathroom use by transgender kidsbeen assigned to a committee. The bill comes after some Republican lawmakers w
Senator sponsors bill on bathroom use by transgender kids
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 7 hours ago
been assigned to a committee. The bill comes after some Republican lawmakers were outraged by draft guidelines from the State Board of Education that included recommendations on how to address transgender K-12 students. Copyright 2016 The... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
What's Colorado doing to attract strong, diverse teachers to the field?teaching license proves to be too much of a barrier for us. And we need to chan
What's Colorado doing to attract strong, diverse teachers to the field?
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 8 hours ago
teaching license proves to be too much of a barrier for us. And we need to change that." Newly appointed interim Colorado State Board of Education Commissioner Katy Anthes stood with Colorado Sen. Nancy Todd and other education leaders on Tuesday... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Texas Voters Reject Candidate Who Said Obama Was Gay Prostituteoutright. Mary Lou Bruner, a 69-year-old former schoolteacher, had been the fr
Texas Voters Reject Candidate Who Said Obama Was Gay Prostitute
NBC Connecticut / Posted 8 hours ago
outright. Mary Lou Bruner, a 69-year-old former schoolteacher, had been the front-runner for a seat on the powerful Texas State Board of Education that sets curriculum and textbook standards for more than 5 million schoolchildren. But her lead... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Texas Voters Reject Candidate Who Said Obama Was Gay Prostituteoutright. Mary Lou Bruner, a 69-year-old former schoolteacher, had been the fr
Texas Voters Reject Candidate Who Said Obama Was Gay Prostitute
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 9 hours ago
outright. Mary Lou Bruner, a 69-year-old former schoolteacher, had been the front-runner for a seat on the powerful Texas State Board of Education that sets curriculum and textbook standards for more than 5 million schoolchildren. But her lead... Read more
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NBC New York
Texas Voters Reject Candidate Who Said Obama Was Gay Prostituteoutright. Mary Lou Bruner, a 69-year-old former schoolteacher, had been the fr
Texas Voters Reject Candidate Who Said Obama Was Gay Prostitute
NBC New York / Posted 9 hours ago
outright. Mary Lou Bruner, a 69-year-old former schoolteacher, had been the front-runner for a seat on the powerful Texas State Board of Education that sets curriculum and textbook standards for more than 5 million schoolchildren. But her lead... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Texas Voters Reject Candidate Who Said Obama Was Gay Prostituteoutright. Mary Lou Bruner, a 69-year-old former schoolteacher, had been the fr
Texas Voters Reject Candidate Who Said Obama Was Gay Prostitute
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 9 hours ago
outright. Mary Lou Bruner, a 69-year-old former schoolteacher, had been the front-runner for a seat on the powerful Texas State Board of Education that sets curriculum and textbook standards for more than 5 million schoolchildren. But her lead... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Texas Voters Reject Candidate Who Said Obama Was Gay Prostituteoutright. Mary Lou Bruner, a 69-year-old former schoolteacher, had been the fr
Texas Voters Reject Candidate Who Said Obama Was Gay Prostitute
NBC Chicago / Posted 9 hours ago
outright. Mary Lou Bruner, a 69-year-old former schoolteacher, had been the front-runner for a seat on the powerful Texas State Board of Education that sets curriculum and textbook standards for more than 5 million schoolchildren. But her lead... Read more
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NBC Washington
Texas Voters Reject Candidate Who Said Obama Was Gay Prostituteoutright. Mary Lou Bruner, a 69-year-old former schoolteacher, had been the fr
Texas Voters Reject Candidate Who Said Obama Was Gay Prostitute
NBC Washington / Posted 9 hours ago
outright. Mary Lou Bruner, a 69-year-old former schoolteacher, had been the front-runner for a seat on the powerful Texas State Board of Education that sets curriculum and textbook standards for more than 5 million schoolchildren. But her lead... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Texas Voters Reject Candidate Who Said Obama Was Gay Prostituteoutright. Mary Lou Bruner, a 69-year-old former schoolteacher, had been the fr
Texas Voters Reject Candidate Who Said Obama Was Gay Prostitute
NBC Bay Area / Posted 9 hours ago
outright. Mary Lou Bruner, a 69-year-old former schoolteacher, had been the front-runner for a seat on the powerful Texas State Board of Education that sets curriculum and textbook standards for more than 5 million schoolchildren. But her lead... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Texas Voters Reject Candidate Who Said Obama Was Gay Prostituteoutright. Mary Lou Bruner, a 69-year-old former schoolteacher, had been the fr
Texas Voters Reject Candidate Who Said Obama Was Gay Prostitute
NBC San Diego / Posted 9 hours ago
outright. Mary Lou Bruner, a 69-year-old former schoolteacher, had been the front-runner for a seat on the powerful Texas State Board of Education that sets curriculum and textbook standards for more than 5 million schoolchildren. But her lead... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Petty Elementary Students Participate in Parade of CharactersUniversity President Ken Starr was reportedly fired Tuesday morning amidst the
Petty Elementary Students Participate in Parade of Characters
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 9 hours ago
University President Ken Starr was reportedly fired Tuesday morning amidst the university's sexual assault scandal. Texas State Board of Education Candidate Known for Conspiracy Posts LosesTexas State Board of Education Candidate Known for... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Police Investigate Auto Burglary on Timbergate DriveUniversity President Ken Starr was reportedly fired Tuesday morning amidst the
Police Investigate Auto Burglary on Timbergate Drive
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 9 hours ago
University President Ken Starr was reportedly fired Tuesday morning amidst the university's sexual assault scandal. Texas State Board of Education Candidate Known for Conspiracy Posts LosesTexas State Board of Education Candidate Known for... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Ed. board candidate who called Obama a gay prostitute loses Texas runoffposts in which she called President Obama a male prostitute, lost a Republican
Ed. board candidate who called Obama a gay prostitute loses Texas runoff
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 10 hours ago
posts in which she called President Obama a male prostitute, lost a Republican runoff election Tuesday for a spot on the State Board of Education. Bruner made the posts last summer and fall in which she wrote, among other things, that Obama... Read more
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Sweetwater Reporter
Woman known for conspiracy posts loses Texas education raceoutright. Mary Lou Bruner, a 69-year-old former schoolteacher, had been the fro
Woman known for conspiracy posts loses Texas education race
Sweetwater Reporter / Posted 10 hours ago
outright. Mary Lou Bruner, a 69-year-old former schoolteacher, had been the front-runner for a seat on the powerful Texas State Board of Education that sets curriculum and textbook standards for more than 5 million schoolchildren. But her lead... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
8 new Arizona education laws parents should know aboutmore face time with students. Tests such as the ACT and PSAT have been mention
8 new Arizona education laws parents should know about
The Arizona Republic / Posted 10 hours ago
more face time with students. Tests such as the ACT and PSAT have been mentioned as likely alternatives, though the state Board of Education is still early in the process of adding tests to the menu. The law: HB 2620, sponsored by Rep. Doug... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Ed. board candidate who called Obama a gay prostitute loses Texas runoffposts in which she called President Obama a male prostitute, lost a Republican
Ed. board candidate who called Obama a gay prostitute loses Texas runoff
The Record Searchlight / Posted 11 hours ago
posts in which she called President Obama a male prostitute, lost a Republican runoff election Tuesday for a spot on the State Board of Education. Bruner made the posts last summer and fall in which she wrote, among other things, that Obama... Read more
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NBC News
Woman Who Claimed Obama Was a Gay Prostitute Loses Texas Education Racefor her outrageous conspiracy theories and claimed President Obama was once a g
Woman Who Claimed Obama Was a Gay Prostitute Loses Texas Education Race
NBC News / Posted 11 hours ago
for her outrageous conspiracy theories and claimed President Obama was once a gay prostitute was denied a spot on the state board of education Tuesday. Only several months ago, Mary Lou Bruner, 69, of Mineola, Texas, had been the front-runner... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Troopers Investigate Shooting at South Dover Apartment ComplexRiver in Dover. It was populated by about 20 homeless people, according to Cath
Troopers Investigate Shooting at South Dover Apartment Complex
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 11 hours ago
River in Dover. It was populated by about 20 homeless people, according to Cathi Kopera who works with them. Maryland State Board of Education Picks New SuperintendentMaryland State Board of Education Picks New Superintendent The Maryland... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Delaware's Beach Bus to Kick off its Summer Season on FridayRiver in Dover. It was populated by about 20 homeless people, according to Cath
Delaware's Beach Bus to Kick off its Summer Season on Friday
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 11 hours ago
River in Dover. It was populated by about 20 homeless people, according to Cathi Kopera who works with them. Maryland State Board of Education Picks New SuperintendentMaryland State Board of Education Picks New Superintendent The Maryland... Read more
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Gawker
Texas Finally Did Something Goodpopulation by roughly two-thirds. Mary Lou Bruner also believes that she would
Texas Finally Did Something Good
Gawker / Posted 11 hours ago
population by roughly two-thirds. Mary Lou Bruner also believes that she would make a great representative on the Texas State Board of Education. Somehow, Texas disagreed, and last night, Mary Lou Bruner lost. Mary Lou Bruner’s once bright... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
MDE board backs gov.'s position on transgender bathroomsdescribing the guidance as "an attempt to push an agenda that has the potential
MDE board backs gov.'s position on transgender bathrooms
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 11 hours ago
describing the guidance as "an attempt to push an agenda that has the potential to harm our children." "We demand that the state Board of Education resist all attempts to put boys and girls into the same bathrooms or locker facilities," the House... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Texas' Mexican heritage textbook a travestyBe careful what you wish for. For years, activists have pressed the Texas State
Texas' Mexican heritage textbook a travesty
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 11 hours ago
Be careful what you wish for. For years, activists have pressed the Texas State Board of Education for a more diverse curriculum, and this week The Associated Press reported, the board unveiled its first proposed textbook for Mexican-American... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Ed. board candidate who called Obama a gay prostitute loses Texas runoffposts in which she called President Obama a male prostitute, lost a Republican
Ed. board candidate who called Obama a gay prostitute loses Texas runoff
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 12 hours ago
posts in which she called President Obama a male prostitute, lost a Republican runoff election Tuesday for a spot on the State Board of Education. Bruner made the posts last summer and fall in which she wrote, among other things, that Obama... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Ex-teacher who says Noah's Ark killed dinosaurs loses board of education bidJohn F Kennedy won’t have a vote. Mary Lou Bruner lost her Republican primary
Ex-teacher who says Noah's Ark killed dinosaurs loses board of education bid
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 12 hours ago
John F Kennedy won’t have a vote. Mary Lou Bruner lost her Republican primary runoff for a seat on the powerful Texas state board of education on Tuesday night, just two months after a near-outright victory that would have put her on the brink... Read more
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KERA North Texas
ExxonMobil Shareholders To Vote On Climate Change Resolution TodayChief Bill Waybourn. Mary Lou Bruner also failed to get the majority of votes i
ExxonMobil Shareholders To Vote On Climate Change Resolution Today
KERA North Texas / Posted 12 hours ago
Chief Bill Waybourn. Mary Lou Bruner also failed to get the majority of votes in the Republican runoff for a seat on the State Board of Education. UT Southwestern Medical Center just opened a $17 million microscope center – not the kind we used... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
The Brief: Low Turnout in Runoffs Nonetheless Yields Notable Results - The Brief: Low Turnout in Runoffs Nonetheless Yields Notable Results by Madlin Mekelburg and John Reynolds The Texas Tribune May 25 2016 The Big Conversation A lack of a compel...since a Democrat sat on the commission.” The contest, though, that drew the mo
The Brief: Low Turnout in Runoffs Nonetheless Yields Notable Results - The Brief: Low Turnout in Runoffs Nonetheless Yields Notable Results by Madlin Mekelburg and John Reynolds The Texas Tribune May 25 2016 The Big Conversation A lack of a compel...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 13 hours ago
since a Democrat sat on the commission.” The contest, though, that drew the most attention heading into Election Day was a State Board of Education contest. That was because the candidate who won in the first round of the primary elections, Mary... Read more
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The Daily Record
Maryland State Board of Education picks new superintendentThe Maryland State Board of Education unanimously selected veteran educator Kar
Maryland State Board of Education picks new superintendent
The Daily Record / Posted 13 hours ago
The Maryland State Board of Education unanimously selected veteran educator Karen Salmon on Tuesday to be the state's schools superintendent. Salmon takes over as acting superintendent on June 1 before officially taking the position on July 1. She... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Watchdogs Say Texas Dodged Education "Train Wreck"John F. Kennedy won’t have a vote. Mary Lou Bruner lost her Republican primary
Watchdogs Say Texas Dodged Education "Train Wreck"
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 14 hours ago
John F. Kennedy won’t have a vote. Mary Lou Bruner lost her Republican primary runoff for a seat on the powerful Texas State Board of Education on Tuesday night, just two months after a near-outright victory that would have put her on the brink... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Feds probing SRO program at Unit 4faith that they've gotten very far" in recruiting and retaining a more diverse
Feds probing SRO program at Unit 4
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 14 hours ago
faith that they've gotten very far" in recruiting and retaining a more diverse staff. According to statistics from the state Board of Education, Champaign employs a more diverse teaching staff than most districts in the area — 7.8 percent... Read more
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11 News Houston
Ed. board candidate who called Obama a gay prostitute loses runoffposts in which she called President Obama a male prostitute, lost a Republican
Ed. board candidate who called Obama a gay prostitute loses runoff
11 News Houston / Posted 14 hours ago
posts in which she called President Obama a male prostitute, lost a Republican runoff election Tuesday for a spot on the State Board of Education. Bruner made the posts last summer and fall in which she wrote, among other things, that Obama... Read more
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York Daily Record
Ed. board candidate who called Obama a gay prostitute loses Texas runoffposts in which she called President Obama a male prostitute, lost a Republican
Ed. board candidate who called Obama a gay prostitute loses Texas runoff
York Daily Record / Posted 15 hours ago
posts in which she called President Obama a male prostitute, lost a Republican runoff election Tuesday for a spot on the State Board of Education. Bruner made the posts last summer and fall in which she wrote, among other things, that Obama... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Ed. board candidate who called Obama a gay prostitute loses Texas runoffposts in which she called President Obama a male prostitute, lost a Republican
Ed. board candidate who called Obama a gay prostitute loses Texas runoff
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 16 hours ago
posts in which she called President Obama a male prostitute, lost a Republican runoff election Tuesday for a spot on the State Board of Education. Bruner made the posts last summer and fall in which she wrote, among other things, that Obama... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Ed. board candidate who called Obama a gay prostitute loses Texas runoffposts in which she called President Obama a male prostitute, lost a Republican
Ed. board candidate who called Obama a gay prostitute loses Texas runoff
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 16 hours ago
posts in which she called President Obama a male prostitute, lost a Republican runoff election Tuesday for a spot on the State Board of Education. Bruner made the posts last summer and fall in which she wrote, among other things, that Obama... Read more
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First Coast News
Ed. board candidate who called Obama a gay prostitute loses Texas runoffposts in which she called President Obama a male prostitute, lost a Republican
Ed. board candidate who called Obama a gay prostitute loses Texas runoff
First Coast News / Posted 16 hours ago
posts in which she called President Obama a male prostitute, lost a Republican runoff election Tuesday for a spot on the State Board of Education. Bruner made the posts last summer and fall in which she wrote, among other things, that Obama... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Ed. board candidate who called Obama a gay prostitute loses Texas runoffposts in which she called President Obama a male prostitute, lost a Republican
Ed. board candidate who called Obama a gay prostitute loses Texas runoff
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 16 hours ago
posts in which she called President Obama a male prostitute, lost a Republican runoff election Tuesday for a spot on the State Board of Education. Bruner made the posts last summer and fall in which she wrote, among other things, that Obama... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Ed. board candidate who called Obama a gay prostitute loses Texas runoffposts in which she called President Obama a male prostitute, lost a Republican
Ed. board candidate who called Obama a gay prostitute loses Texas runoff
Detroit Free Press / Posted 16 hours ago
posts in which she called President Obama a male prostitute, lost a Republican runoff election Tuesday for a spot on the State Board of Education. Bruner made the posts last summer and fall in which she wrote, among other things, that Obama... Read more
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Daily Journal
Ed. board candidate who called Obama a gay prostitute loses Texas runoffposts in which she called President Obama a male prostitute, lost a Republican
Ed. board candidate who called Obama a gay prostitute loses Texas runoff
Daily Journal / Posted 16 hours ago
posts in which she called President Obama a male prostitute, lost a Republican runoff election Tuesday for a spot on the State Board of Education. Bruner made the posts last summer and fall in which she wrote, among other things, that Obama... Read more
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Daily Record
Ed. board candidate who called Obama a gay prostitute loses Texas runoffposts in which she called President Obama a male prostitute, lost a Republican
Ed. board candidate who called Obama a gay prostitute loses Texas runoff
Daily Record / Posted 16 hours ago
posts in which she called President Obama a male prostitute, lost a Republican runoff election Tuesday for a spot on the State Board of Education. Bruner made the posts last summer and fall in which she wrote, among other things, that Obama... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Ed. board candidate who called Obama a gay prostitute loses Texas runoffposts in which she called President Obama a male prostitute, lost a Republican
Ed. board candidate who called Obama a gay prostitute loses Texas runoff
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 16 hours ago
posts in which she called President Obama a male prostitute, lost a Republican runoff election Tuesday for a spot on the State Board of Education. Bruner made the posts last summer and fall in which she wrote, among other things, that Obama... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Ed. board candidate who called Obama a gay prostitute loses Texas runoffposts in which she called President Obama a male prostitute, lost a Republican
Ed. board candidate who called Obama a gay prostitute loses Texas runoff
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 16 hours ago
posts in which she called President Obama a male prostitute, lost a Republican runoff election Tuesday for a spot on the State Board of Education. Bruner made the posts last summer and fall in which she wrote, among other things, that Obama... Read more
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