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Ridgewood NJ, on October 4, 2021, the DOJ announced a new initiative to address “harassment, intimidation and threats of violence” against school board members and employees – including but not limited to the creation of a federal task force as well as dedicated lines of communication for threat reporting, assessment, and response by law enforcement under the auspices of the FBI.
A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 88% of Likely U.S. Voters believe it is Very Important for parents to be involved in their children’s education. Another 10% say parental involvement is Somewhat Important. (To see survey question wording, click here.) Most voters agree that recent parent protests are “clearly protected by the First Amendment.”