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January 22, 2013 12:00 AM

Eagle editorial: Move spring elections?

As candidates for municipal and school board positions hurry to meet the noon Tuesday filing deadline, there is new interest in Topeka in moving such low-key elections to autumn in an effort to increase voter participation. But if the true goal becomes politicizing these nonpartisan contests, forget it.

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