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The NSBA's Letter For Federal Assistance (& my response)

On September 29, 2021 the National School Boards Association released a letter directed to President Biden requesting "Federal Assistance to Stop Threats and Acts of Violence Against Public Schoolchildren, Public School Board Members, and Other Public School District Officials and Educators." The following is the letter with my comments inserted along the way. Re: Federal Assistance to Stop Threats and Acts of Violence Against Public Schoolchildren, Public School Board Members, and Other Public School District Officials and Educators  Dear Mr. President:  America’s public schools and its education leaders are under an immediate threat. The National School Boards Association (NSBA) respectfully asks for federal law enforcement and other assistance to deal with the growing number of threats of violence and acts of intimidation occurring across the nation.   There are already state criminal laws and agencies which deal with threats of violence.  Local school board members w