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Mini-podcast: The 2023 CMS school construction bonds

Mini-podcast: The 2023 CMS school construction bonds

In under 10 minutes, learn what the bond referendum would do, why backers say it's needed, and why some people oppose it

The November 2023 ballot in Mecklenburg County includes a $2.5 billion school bond referendum.

  • What would it do?

  • Why do supporters say it is needed?

  • Why do some people oppose it?

In this special express episode of The Charlotte Ledger Podcast, The Ledger’s Tony Mecia answers those questions and more — in under 10 minutes.

For more information about the 2023 elections, check out the Charlotte Ledger Election Hub, with candidate biographies, videos, questionnaires and links to articles and resources — including more information about the school bonds.

➡️ Election Day is Nov. 7, 2023. Early voting runs through Nov. 4, 2023.

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