School Board of Manatee County Chairman Scott Hopes, left, and Vice Chair Gina Messenger at a May 22 meeting.
School Board of Manatee County Chairman Scott Hopes, left, and Vice Chair Gina Messenger at a May 22 meeting. Tiffany Tompkins ttompkins@bradenton.com
School Board of Manatee County Chairman Scott Hopes, left, and Vice Chair Gina Messenger at a May 22 meeting. Tiffany Tompkins ttompkins@bradenton.com

Voters OK'd higher property taxes for schools. Watching how it's spent splits board

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