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LWV League of Women Voters of Ohio
Hamilton County, OH November 6, 2001 Election
 Smart Voter Melanie Bates

Candidate for
Board Member; Cincinnati City School District

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Executive Director, Hamilton County Democratic Party
  • Neighborhood: North Avondale
  • Education: Xavier University, B.S. 1975
  • Am an elected member of the State Board of Education and represent Hamilton and Warren Counties, serving since 1995.
  • I am a thirty year resident of Cincinnati and married with two sons in Cincinnati Public Schools.
  • My daughter attends the University of Dayton.
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Top Priorities if Elected
  • High quality teachers in all Cincinnati Public School classrooms
  • Increased academic achievement for all students
  • Increased availability of career and technical instruction (vocational education)
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Questions on Issues

The LWV Cincinnati Area asked questions on the issues of all candidates for this office.
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Position Papers
Melanie Bates' Mjor Goals for the Cincinnati Public Schools
If elected, I will work to implement two major reforms. They are as follows...

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