Two-Thirds of AZ School Board Races on November 4th Ballot are Uncontested
2014-10-21 by Melissa Marschall
Out of 595 school board positions up for election this November, 396 are uncontested. In some counties like Maricopa, this means elections have been canceled. Though school board races in some districts are competitive and feature significant campaign expenditures, in most places there appears to be a lack of interest. Finding residents to serve on the school board, particularly with no financial compensation appears to be particularly challenging in Arizona.
Read more: http://www.azcentral.com/story/news/local/gilbert/2014/10/17/many-school-board-elections-canceled-arizona/17440515/