Hundreds of Ohio teachers sign up for firearm training

Hundreds of Ohio teachers sign up for firearm training

[Ed. – Americans are voting with their wallets, feet, schedules, priorities — whatever it takes.]

So, it looks like teachers in Ohio didn’t follow the anti-gun memo that they cannot be for arming themselves because one county had so many teachers signed up for a gun training course, some had to be turned away. At least 500 teachers signed up for a free course in order to obtain their concealed carry, but the cut off point was 300. The Butler County Sheriff’s Department is offering the course (via Fox19):

Butler County Sheriff Richard Jones announced earlier this week in a three-line tweet his agency would hold firearm instruction for 50 teachers in light of the deadly mass school shooting in Florida.

But his offer set off received such an overwhelming response, those slots filled in just 20 minutes and another 200 signed up over the next 24 hours.

The sheriff said Thursday his agency cut off sign-ups at 300 and classes will begin Monday: “We could have kept going to 500. Even secretaries have called.”

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