Tenn. lawmaker wants to create school dress code for parents

January 25, 2019 | WSB

A lawmaker in Tennessee said he’s sick of parents showing up to school to pick their children wearing inappropriate clothes and smelling like alcohol or marijuana — so he wants to have strict rules for them.

Rep. Antonio Parkinson, from Memphis, said on Facebook Live he’s seen too many parents and adults fighting and cursing out school administration, loitering on campus and just having poor conduct in the presence of children.

Parkinson said the idea came after talking with his constituents.

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