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With piles of campaign cash, Christian activists make North Texas school board races a state battleground

In Tarrant County, conservative PACs animated about the teaching of race and sexuality are flooding school board races with hundreds of thousands of dollars.

Visitors attend a Keller ISD school board meeting in Keller on April 25, 2022.
Students accept awards in the arts and academics at a Keller ISD school board meeting in Keller on April 25, 2022. School bo…
Visitors attend a Keller ISD school board meeting in Keller on April 25, 2022.

A shifting county

A patriot’s phone plan

Visitors applaud after a public comment concludes at a Keller ISD school board meeting in Keller on April 25, 2022.

A PAC-less fight 

Dialing in on the money

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