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Wed Jun 27, 2012, 06:53 PM

Bob Kingsbury, New Hampshire Republican, Says Kindergarten Leads To Higher Crime [View all]

Source: HuffPo

A Republican New Hampshire state legislator told a county convention Monday evening that kindergarten leads to higher crime rates.

Rep. Bob Kingsbury (R-Laconia) told the Belknap County Convention that research he's been conducting for the last 16 years has led him to believe that kindergarten programs leads to higher crime rates, the Laconia Daily Sun reported. Kingsbury, one of the more conservative legislators in the Tea Party-controlled House, said that his analysis was of local crime rates in communities that offered kindergarten versus those that do not offer the educational program.

"We're taking children away from their mothers too soon," Kingsbury said, who also linked higher crime to the lack of boxing classes in high schools

Kingsbury's comments came during a discussion over whether or not to build a new county jail and why inmate populations continue to rise. He said he shared his research with other legislators when he tried to fight mandatory kindergarten in the state.

Read more: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/06/27/bob-kingsbury-kindergarten-crime_n_1630784.html?ncid=edlinkusaolp00000003



OMG, the stupid fascists are multiplying!

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