February 7th, 2012
Parents, educators at odds over school bus ads
By Jason Hibbs
By the end of this year, the big yellow bus might not be so yellow.
While federal standards require all school buses be painted in bright yellow for safety’s sake, lawmakers in two Local 6 states want to cover some of that yellow with ads.
Right now, lawmakers in Kentucky and Missouri are considering this issue. Each state’s bill is slightly different but share some things in common.