Mary Burke, the incumbent Madison School Board member who unsuccessfully challenged Gov. Scott Walker last month, confirmed Friday that she will seek re-election in April. But Arlene Silveira, the longest-serving board member and in her second stint as president, will not seek another term.
I admit, this surprises me a bit. I didn’t think she would run again after he defeat in November. At least it is a far more appropriate job for her than governor.