Texas House Speaker Dade Phelan’s new priority bills focus on school safety, requiring districts to adopt active-shooter plans

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More than nine months after the Uvalde school shooting, top GOP lawmakers maintain focus on school safety reforms and investments in mental health resources in hopes it will prevent future tragedies.

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, R-Canadian, as one of his priority bills Wednesday evening, along with other pieces of legislation including proposals that seek to better support teachers, provide a cost-of-living adjustment for former educators and hire more school safety officers.

“The active shooter plan would clarify the chain of command for active shooter events to ensure continuity between school officials and law enforcement, designating points of contact during such emergencies,” Phelan said in a written statement announcing his support for HB 13. Since the shooting at Robb Elementary School, details have emerged showing a lack of a clear chain of command and miscommunication among law enforcement.

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How about raise your kids and raise them right!!!

This is the toxic chokehold of the NRA on Texas Republicans. GUNS r more important than KIDS. Everyone knows the truth: IT’S. THE. GUNS.✊🏽✊🏽✊🏽 txlege

Ban assault people!

KSAT, how many school shootings did you report on in the 1980's when we took our hunting rifles to school and had shooting teams in school? Of course it's mental health. How many of these shooters are on certain medications already? What are their home lives like? Report truth

Bull Shit. Ban assault rifles

Stop trying to separate from GOD, be better parents and watch it prevent future tragedies

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