TAMARAC (CBSMiami) – It’s been four months since the deadly school shooting in Parkland.READ MORE: Former President Trump Targets McConnell, Pence During Speech To GOP Donors
Broward County teachers are not happy with Florida Governor Rick Scott.
They are asking Scott to stop investing a part of their pension funds in firearms manufacturing companies.READ MORE: ‘Work Gyms’ Helping Remote Employees Be More Productive
The Broward Teachers Union hosted a conference on Thursday with state legislators and those affected by the Valentine’s Day massacre at Stoneman Douglas.
“The shooter came in the 1200 building and he went to my daughter’s classroom, and he shot through the classroom with an AR-15 gun, directly at my daughter,” said Lori Alhadeff. “Ten times my daughter was shot and killed. There is no reason we need an AR-15 assault rifle.”MORE NEWS: South Miami Children's Clinic Holds 'Second Dose' Event Focused On Communities In Need
Three percent of Broward teacher salaries are taken out and partially invested in firearm companies.