Washington school board ousts superintendent accused of trying to promote girlfriend, getting her colleague fired

The Evergreen School Board of Directors voted 4-1 to terminate Mike Merlino, who had been placed on leave earlier this month. The supervisor who voted no said she disagreed only on a technicality.

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