Erika R. Ogedegbe won Loudoun County Public Schools Leesburg school board seat while Tiffany L. Polifko led on Wednesday in a tight race in Broad Run.

On Wednesday afternoon, Ogedegbe had received approximately 38% of the vote (6,185 votes) compared to 30% for Michael Anthony Rivera (4,819 votes) and 26% for Lauren Elizabeth Shernoff’s (4,286), according to the Loudoun County Board of Elections.

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Ellie Lockwood

For the LCDC to endorse a candidate as completely unqualified for the school board as 22 year old, minimally employed, Nicolas Gothard is, and for him to receive the percentage of votes that he did, establishes beyond doubt that it’s no longer “about the children”. It’s about the agenda.

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