Gun law raises funding concerns for school hunting programs

By: - September 5, 2023 6:00 am

The Department of Education has interpreted this provision to defund school archery and hunting programs across the country, scores of Republican lawmakers say, which prompted wide disapproval. However, there is little evidence that any programs have yet been affected (Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

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Samantha Dietel
Samantha Dietel

Samantha Dietel is a reporter intern in Washington, D.C. She is pursuing a degree in journalism at the University of Missouri-Columbia. She has previously covered the Missouri legislature in Jefferson City as a reporter for the Columbia Missourian.