Lawmaker Seeks $4 Million For Security At Jewish Day SchoolsState Rep. Randy Fine, R-Palm Bay, filed a proposal Monday that calls for spending $4 million to bolster security at Jewish day schools in Florida --- an issue that also has drawn support from Gov. Ron DeSantis.
Budget Calls For Added Security At Jewish Schools Prompt BacklashChildren evacuating school and police swarming the building have become routine occurrences played out throughout the country and here in South Florida at Jewish day schools.
Florida May Spend Money To Boost Security At Jewish SchoolsThe recent string of threats at Jewish Community Center’s and day school’s across the country has been well documented.
Money Sought To Protect Jewish SchoolsA bipartisan group of House members is pushing a bill that would provide money to help protect Jewish day schools in Florida, some of which have been targeted in recent months by anti-Semitic threats and vandalism.