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Gov. Greg Abbott appoints first school safety chief four months after Uvalde shooting

John P. Scott, a former U.S. Secret Service agent, is tasked with ensuring Texas schools implement statewide safety policies and safeguard against school shootings.

Gov. Greg Abbott speaks during a press conference at Uvalde High School on Wednesday, May 25, 2022.

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