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Newtown Board of Education and Parents: Give Us Armed Protection

June56 Wrote: Feb 01, 2013 2:02 PM
Let's hope and pray that they finally get it - that they finally understand what it takes to keep our kids safe at school and it certainly is not a gun free zone.

The Newtown Board of Education has been analyzing different ways to keep schools safe since the tragedy in December and now, they're asking for armed protection throughout the school district. More from NBC Connecticut:

Last night, they decided to ask the town to approve the request to include one additional full-time Newtown police at each of the elementary schools in next year's budget.

Today, members of the board will be meeting with state and federal officials about obtaining...