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Senate approves bill making schools chief an appointed position

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Indiana voters have elected their final state schools superintendent after the state Senate gave final legislative approval to a bill making the position one appointed by the governor.

Posted: Mar. 21, 2019 6:29 AM
Updated: Mar. 21, 2019 6:29 AM

Speech to Text for Senate approves bill making schools chief an appointed position

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4th in auburn. you will no longer decide indiana's superintendent of public instruction. the state senate approved a bill making the position an appointed one beginning in 20-21 which is four years early.in 20-17 lawmakers made it an appointed position starting in 20-25. this was one of governor eric holcomb's priorities after current superintendent jennifer mccormick said she wouldn't run
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