Ross Ramsey: Lupe Valdez is a longtime cop. Why didn’t she lead the school safety conversation?

How is it that the quietest voice in Texas politics during the past two weeks belongs to a candidate with a career in law enforcement and the military? Lupe Valdez, the former Dallas County sheriff and the Democratic nominee for governor, was slow to bring her experience to the debate over how to respond to the mass shooting two weeks ago at Santa Fe High School. She promised to make some proposals “in the coming days” and did that Friday morning in a newspaper op-ed article.

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Analysis: Lupe Valdez is a longtime cop. Why didn’t she lead the school safety conversation?

How is it that the quietest voice in Texas politics during the last two weeks belongs to a candidate with a career in law enforcement and the military? Lupe Valdez, the former Dallas County sheriff and the Democratic nominee for governor, has yet to bring her experience to the debate over how to respond to the mass shooting two weeks ago at Santa Fe High School. She’s promised to make some proposals “in the coming days.”

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Parkland students target midterms with summer gun control road trip

  • School shooting survivors plan 60-day, 20 state bus tour
  • Tour aims to boost youth turnout and discuss gun reform

Student survivors of the Parkland school shooting were announcing on Monday plans to take their March for Our Lives movement on a summer road trip of the United States.

The 60-day, 20-state bus tour will take in stops to meet victims and survivors of other school shootings, including Sante Fe, Texas, where 10 people were killed by a student gunman last month.

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Brother of Florida school shooting suspect going to Virginia

Zachary Cruz, 18, had to get permission from Broward County Judge Melinda Brown to move to Staunton, Virginia, because he is on six months’ probation for trespassing at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. Nikolas Cruz is accused of killing 17 people …

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Brother says Parkland school shooting suspect Nikolas Cruz pointed rifle at him, mom

RELATED: Judge: Accused Parkland shooter’s brother, Zachary Cruz, allowed to move to Virginia after arrest Zachary Cruz told The Miami Herald in an interview published Thursday both incidents happened months before Nikolas Cruz allegedly killed 14 students …

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