December 23rd, 2011
Florida Lawmakers Considering Allowing Advertisements on School Buses
By Associated Press
Advertising seems to be everywhere these days—on city transit buses, at sports stadiums, on airliner tray tables and even in public restrooms.
So why not on the exterior of school buses?
Florida is one of 34 states that prohibit such advertising, but three similar bills have been filed to lift that ban and provide a new funding source for cash-strapped school districts.
“We are in such tough times financially now that we have to look at various means to raise money,” Sen. Bill Montford said Friday.
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