Florida Senate OKs Bill Requiring School Moments of Silence

Every Florida public school would be required to have a moment of silence of up to two minutes during first period under a bill passed by the state Senate.

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Every Florida public school would be required to have a moment of silence of up to two minutes during first period under a bill passed by the Senate on Thursday. The bill passed on a 32-6 vote and would amend current law that allows school districts to have a moment of silence for prayer or meditation, but doesn’t require it. The legislation now goes to Gov. Ron DeSantis. “We want people…

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