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Del. Charles Poindexter (R-Patrick) looks over details of a house subcommittee recommendations on funding school security measures included in the House budget bill during a Sunday legislative session in Richmond, Feb. 3, 2013. (AP Photo/The Richmond Times-Dispatch, Joe Mahoney)
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Del. Charles Poindexter (R-Patrick) looks over details of a house subcommittee recommendations on funding school security measures included in the House budget bill during a Sunday legislative session in Richmond, Feb. 3, 2013. (AP Photo/The Richmond Times-Dispatch, Joe Mahoney)

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