Tag: HUMANITIES AND EMERGING ISSUES

Driskell resignation gives Greitens fifth seat to appoint on Board of Education

BY MICHAEL LAYER JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Joe Driskill announced he will be resigning from the Missouri Board of Education (BOE) on November 9. Governor Eric Greitens has faced heavy resistance from the BOE as three candidates have withdrawn from consideration and he has been trying to replace Education Commissioner Margie Vandeven. Driskill’s resignation allows Greitens the opportunity to have five appointments to the eight-person board. Joe Driskill In Driskill’s resignation letter, he said that he […]