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6.29.22 – KTFW – (Austin, TX) – The Texas government is planning to spend over $105-million on school safety including bullet-resistant shields.

Governor Greg Abbott announced $50-million will be spent on shields with $17-million going to silent panic alarm technology.  Texas will also spend over ten-million on telemedicine for kids and multisystemic therapy.

The State believes the money will help prevent more school shootings like last month’s in Uvalde which left 21 dead.