With a nickname like "Chain Gang Charlie," it's not surprising that new Florida Education Commissioner Charlie Crist plans to make school safety a top priority during his two-year term, which began Jan. 3, the St. Petersburg Times reported.

"The No. 1 issue I heard around the state was safety," Crist said. "Parents want to be able to send their child off to school in the morning knowing they will truly be safe. We force students to go


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