Gov. Lee asks schools, law enforcement to apply for school safety grants

By , Daily Memphian Updated: June 22, 2023 2:31 PM CT | Published: June 22, 2023 2:06 PM CT

Gov. Bill Lee announced Wednesday the rollout of $194 million in grants to fund armed guards in every public school and security upgrades at all schools.


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Ian Round

Ian Round

Ian Round is The Daily Memphian’s state government reporter based in Nashville. He came to Tennessee from Maryland, where he reported on local politics for Baltimore Brew. He earned a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Maryland in December 2019.


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