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Minnesota: $21M proposed for school safety

Mar 29, 2018, Minnesota Public Radio: House GOP ups ante on school safety push https://blogs.mprnews.org/capitol-view/2018/03/house-gop-ups-ante-on-school-safety-push/ Consensus is forming around a sizable boost in funding that Minnesota schools could use to shore up security, with House Republicans announcing Thursday they hope to devote $50 million to that effort. That is more than double the amount that DFL Gov. Mark Dayton proposed for upgrades to building security and aid to hire staff to protect students or counsel those in need of intervention. His plan calls for about $21 million spread across two years….