Three candidates have banded together to advance their candidacies for the McHenry County School Board.
McHenry County Blog obtained a copy of the “Citizens for Fiscal Responsibility” pamphlet, plus a card that is being passed around.
WE DO NOT SUPPORT THE
$8 MILLION BOND
REFERENDUM WITHOUT SIGNIFICANT MONETARY
Obviously, this statement could be stronger, but there certainly won’t be “significant monetary concessions” by the teachers union.
So for the present election, this slate has obviously concluded that being against the referendum enhances its chance for success.
Here’s the complete front page of the pamphlet:
Look inside and you’ll see this flap declaring the three to be “highly qualified candidates” who “will work together to stabilize finances of the district and attain a balanced budget. We see concessions as the only way to balance this budget…”
There’s a commitment to maintain “a comprehensive high school experience…as well as extra-curricular activities…(to retain) the overall quality of life for our community.”
Inside, each candidate gets a panel:
But, that’s not the only campaign hand out.
There is no mention of opposition to the referendum here.
Considering the lack of color coordination in the two campaign pieces, it is conceivable they were prepared separately.
Other candidates who would like a similar story are invited to email their literature to firstname.lastname@example.org.