The Transylvania Times -

Nonpartisan Boards Work


December 9, 2019

One of the reasons county commissioners David Guice, Mike Hawkins and Page Lemel gave for switching their political affiliation from Republican to Unaffiliated is their belief that “local government should not be partisan in nature.”

They stated “Good ideas come from across the spectrum of political thought. Our focus is local, our objective is problem-solving for Transylvania County and our experience is that partisanship is an obstacle to effective local governance. Governing is done best when done closest and close governing is done best when removed from partisan encumbrances.”...

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