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Kim Hammond, who lives right next to the Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, showed up at the city council meeting last night and announced she had discovered a loophole of sorts to, at the very least, pave the way to get Pete Arredondo, chief of police for the Uvalde Consolidated Independent School District and a member of the city council, booted from the city council:

Apparently, Ms. Hammond is the only one who figured out that if Arredondo misses three consecutive council meetings, the other council members can vote him out. Up until last night, the council had been granting Arredondo leaves of absence so he wouldn’t have to show his face at the meetings and they were debating whether or not to grant him an extended leave of absence.

What an amazing video:

And after that speech, the council voted “to NOT grant Pete Arredondo a leave of absence”:

The vote was unanimous:

It’s a start.

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