Correction: Elizabeth Schultz was the sole vote against FFC’s gender identity policy, she ran unopposed and won reelection. Patty Reed voted against a policy which would have added LGBTQ issues to the school’s Family Life Education curriculum, or sex ed classes.
We apologize for this error and have updated the copy to reflect the change.
After yesterday’s election, a DC suburb will lose a school board member who opposed a pro-LGBTQ policy passed earlier this year.
Incumbent Republican party member Patty Reed lost by about 2,800 votes against local magnet school teacher Dalia Palchik (top image).