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The new school culture in Florida: Armed officers at every elementary school

The new school culture in Florida: Armed officers at every elementary school

Under a new law stemming from the student and staff deaths, even the youngest of schoolchildren will be exposed to armed officers in elementary schools, as districts pump up school security across the state this school year.

“It is very sad that we’ve come to this point in our society, where many people feel it is necessary to place armed security on our school campuses,” said Patricia Brigham, president of the League of Women Voters in Florida.

She added, “It makes no sense at all to hire anyone other than a School Resource Officer to carry a concealed weapon onto a school campus.”

Read the Florida Phoenix News Article:  The new school culture in Florida: Armed officers at every elementary school

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