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Easy wins by 2 Miami-Dade School Board veterans


Miami-Dade County’s longest-serving school board members coasted to reelection on Tuesday, securing four more years at the helm of one of the nation’s largest school districts.

Perla Tabares Hantman and Marta Pérez easily beat challengers Duysevi Miyar, an English teacher at Hialeah-Miami Lakes High, and Lawrence Orihuela, an adjunct professor and retired teacher.

With no central issue driving the school board races and mostly civil campaigns, the incumbents relied on their records to sway voters.

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