Comments for: To Maine leaders: Ignore politics, focus on safety of children, public

Posted Dec. 27, 2012, at 12 p.m.

Maine educators and lawmakers get credit for not taking the bait the National Rifle Association laid out last week with its call to deploy armed security officers in U.S. schools as a way to avert tragedies like the Dec. 14 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. The …

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