jstephanie Wrote:
Jan 05, 2013 7:40 AM
I can't believe that anyone thinks this is a good idea! My quick research found that there are more than 100,000 primary, secondary and high schools in this country. Are you seriously asking for a federal mandate for each of these schools to employ or hire a locally funded and managed armed security guard? Forget about the cost of salary, license, storing the weapons in an armory, and managing each guard for a moment, because this article is about how safe you should feel with an armed guard at schools. Look at TSA for a minute. Presumably the same talent pool would be mined for school guards. I'm not saying that all TSA agents are bad, but look at the incidents of corruption scandal and abuse of power among TSA agents over the last