School Bus Aides

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Erie County Legislator Patrick Burke is proposing legislation that would mandate aides on all school buses.

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New York State Education Commissioner MaryEllen Elia said an investigation is underway into the alleged sexual abuse of two children on Buffalo school buses. WBFO's Focus on Education Reporter Eileen Buckley says State Senator Tim Kennedy of Buffalo reached out to the commissioner for help.

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With a second case of alleged assault on a Buffalo School Bus in just the past few months, Common Council members are calling for increased action by school administrators.