Newark Residents Support Key Reforms

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Star-Ledger

May 12, 12:00 AM

Newark residents want back control of schools from state, says poll

For five years, Mayor Cory Booker has wanted to run Newark’s schools. But while the vast majority of city residents agree they want control of the 38,000-student returned from the state, almost as many say they don’t want the mayor in charge, according to an exhaustive poll being released today.

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