As negotiations hit a standstill on the next coronavirus aid package in Washington, children are already back to school in many parts of the country. The House recently approved legislation geared toward improving school safety, as Michael Kirby explains, but only time will tell which, if any, of the recent proposals are adopted by the Senate.
And in our top featured story this week, Megan Wells provides 8 actionable steps state and local governments can take to start mending the relationships between police and the communities they serve.
Also, we want to know: Does your police department conduct implicit bias training? Take our poll here.
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