Wake County school board Vice Chairwoman Monika Johnson-Hostler files for re-election on June 13, 2016 at the Wake County Board of Elections. She is seeking the District 1 seat.
Wake County school board Vice Chairwoman Monika Johnson-Hostler files for re-election on June 13, 2016 at the Wake County Board of Elections. She is seeking the District 1 seat. T. Keung Hui khui@newsobserver.com
Wake County school board Vice Chairwoman Monika Johnson-Hostler files for re-election on June 13, 2016 at the Wake County Board of Elections. She is seeking the District 1 seat. T. Keung Hui khui@newsobserver.com
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