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South Dakota Houses Passes Bill That Allows Teachers to Be Armed

A bill that would allow school districts to arm teachers and other personnel with guns was approved Tuesday by the South Dakota House after supporters said it could make would-be attackers think twice about entering a school building. 

Representatives voted 42-17 to send the measure to the Senate for further debate. 

Source: Fox News. Read full article. (link)

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