The official staff of Governor Rick Scott issued a news release on behalf of the Florida Governor on Friday, “proclaiming” Feb. 14 as Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Remembrance Day in Florida.
Governor Scott also invited all Floridians to join him for a moment of silence, Saturday, March 3. at 3 p.m., “17 days after the loss of 17 lives in the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.
Gov. Scott took to Twitter to invite Floridians to pause for a moment of silence at 3 p.m., March 3.
Today, 17 days after the tragic loss of 17 innocent lives at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, I’m asking all Floridians to pause for a moment of silence at 3:00pm in remembrance of the students and educators lost that day. https://t.co/7ezbTlh4Cr
— Rick Scott (@FLGovScott) March 3, 2018
According to the official government website for the state of Florida the Governor said, ” “In the days since the senseless loss of life at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, I’ve met with members of the Parkland community, students and their families and announced a major plan of action to keep our students safe. As we work to ensure this never happens again, we must always remember and honor the students and educators lost and join together to support those impacted. Every year, Floridians will pause on February 14th to honor Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Remembrance Day, and I invite everyone to join me for a moment of silence tomorrow at 3 PM, 17 days following the shooting to honor the 17 lives lost that day.”
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