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Members put on pressure to fill board vacancy

Posted: Tuesday, Aug 12th, 2014

CLINTON — County board member Doug Tucker was one of several members Thursday pushing chairman Sherrie Brown to fill the board vacancy left by the death of Tom Pruser. But, Brown refused to yield to members’ pressure, still not naming Pruser’s wife Christina to fill the seat, nor, as yet, anyone else.

Tucker cited the county Republican Party’s support for Christina Pruser, as well as the support of a number of board members.

“There was a motion that passed to place Christy in that position, and the chair refused to swear her in,” Tucker said.

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