These candidates should be willing to run for the Franklin County Water District, Mount Vernon City Council, and Mount Vernon Independent School District Board. In these trying economic times we need fiscally responsible, principled conservative leaders serving at all levels of government.
Local officials are responsible for: establishing budgets, setting policy, setting local property tax rates and
drafting regulations and local ordinances
These local officials are the farm team for higher, partisan offices. A number members of Congress, and the State Legislature entered public service as a City Council, School or Water Board member.The election for these offices is on May 14.