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Board of Elections seeks comments on early voting centers

Plus: Some families of color wary of returning to classrooms; Perez picks up union endorsements in 2022 race for governor

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Board of Elections seeks comments on early voting centers

The public can share thoughts or concerns about early voting centers for the 2022 election with the Montgomery County Board of Elections until Oct. 15.

The board reviews early voting centers every two years, then submits recommendations to the state Board of Elections. [Montgomery Community Media]

Some families of color wary of returning to classrooms

When Sharon Tucker of Silver Spring kept her son in virtual learning last year, she thought about the pandemic’s heavy toll on families of color.

But as the parent of a Black child, she also listened closely when her son began to talk about school discipline. [Washington Post]

Perez picks up union endorsements in 2022 race for governor

In advance of Labor Day, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Tom Perez received his largest endorsement to date from chapters of four labor unions representing over 40,000 Maryland households on Wednesday. [Maryland Matters]

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