Bill Clinton had a larger audience in Riviera Beach, Florida Monday, courtesy of Palm Beach County taxpayers.

A producer for my radio show, Bethany Bowra, was on hand at the event at the Port of Palm Beach Cruise Terminal and provided this account:

I was standing on the corner outside the Bill Clinton event in Riviera Beach, Florida, on Monday, when a school bus labeled “Palm Beach County District Schools #0253” pulled in filled with students wearing band uniforms and cheerleading outfits. 

The kids got off the bus at the front of the event with their instruments and the bus left, only to return a few moments later with another bus load of students. The band played outside the event before it began, then moved inside and continued to play while the crowd waited for the event to begin.

The students seemed excited and eager to be a part of the event.  They were smiling and enjoyed the incredibly loud music they got to play inside the small venue.

Following the former President’s speech, they even started a chant of “we want Bill!” to encourage him to come back out and sign more autographs.

They were certainly a spectacle– 99% of other attendees were old enough to be my grandparents.

Did taxpayers subsidize the Clinton rally? Is this policy for the Palm Beach County School District — or just for the employees’ preferred candidates?

Bill Clinton FL event badgeAfter all, this wasn’t just an event with a former president.

It was intended to court voters for Hillary Clinton — the candidate endorsed by the teachers unions.

This Volunteer Staff badge clearly shows it was a sanctioned campaign event.

I’ve reached out to Dr. Linda Cartlidge, Principal, Suncoast Community High School; Dr. Camille Coleman, Area 4 Superintendent, The School District of Palm Beach County; and Dr. Robert Avossa, Superintendent, The School District of Palm Beach County, for answers.

So far none of them have gotten back to me. I’ll update this if they do.

UPDATE 12:32 p.m.: A response from Kathy Burstein, Media Relations Specialist for the School District of Palm Beach County:

The School District of Palm Beach County, by policy, does not allow students to perform at political events or rallies. This should not have happened, and it won’t happen again. We are looking into this. 

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  • danowood

    The liberals within our government have been using the board of education for years to liberalize our children and changing the fabric of our society for the past 50 years. Slowly and surely the plan is to socialize or society to communism. All perpetrated through the political process. The sheeple have put too much trust into the government. Quit being lazy and do your jobs and educate your children in these maters or we will lose all our freedoms.

  • RichardTater3

    Bill Clinton: Jeff, you’re not going to believe this, they’re bringing them in by the busload, get down here to the cruise terminal.
    Jeff Epstein: Hold on, I’m calling Kevin right now.

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  • rokpaperskizzors

    “They’re looking into it”. That’ll go nowhere.

    • Oh no! Servers crashed, and all hard drives failed. Emails have been designated national security secrets by Obama.


  • M T

    This should not have happened, and it won’t happen again. We are looking into this.

    Thank you for this acknowledgement, Ms. Burstein. Please, remember to update us, when the punishment is rendered for those responsible.

  • John Olthoff

    BULLCRAP, the school district knew and even supported it, BUT when caught they play dumb (for school leaders that’s not even difficult)

  • frigu

    Calm down everyone Bill was just there to recruit young future female interns to have around the White House while Hillary is away attending to the business of carrying on the Obama legacy of disgracing America.

  • Night Angel

    Clintons are desperate. Using forced bussing in order to fill the empty seats at Bill Clinton’s speech. It is either that or Bill wants some young girl to sexually abuse.

  • h1b_go_home

    Bill Clinton should be nowhere around children, at all. He is a pervert.

  • Night Angel

    I think the school should be sued for endangering minors. Bussing young girls to an event for a sexual predatory is just wrong.

    • They should be thankful they were not wisked off to fly on the Pedo-Express jet to the Island of Underage Girls owned by Billy-boy’s convicted pedo buddy… You know, the same jet manifest Billy showed up on regularly along with other dignitaries / royalty, before the story was squashed and fell down the memory hole. (e.g., Brit Royalty and Billy C were getting named and suddenly these 15-year-old abused girls just vanished never to be heard from again….)

  • roner

    They SHOULD ask whether the County paid for it. The campaign might have leased them from the County. Any investigative reporter would want to know…..

  • I’m shocked! Shocked, I tell you, that some pro-unionista-authoritarian teachers thought it was totally OK to ship the kids off in support of their Chosen One. It goes without saying, they already hate liberty enough to force compulsory contributions from all teachers to go to support the Chosen One, and because they normally force you to join you have no say in the matter.

    Imagine the liberties they take with the narrative they use to indoctrinate your children: FDR is the hero of heroes, only his policies saved us from ourselves during the (Federal reserve created / government exacerbated) Great Depression; Only LBJ saved the poor and minorities from destitute (never mind poverty has done nothing but grow since the 1960s, especially among minorities — you know, the subset of citizens about which LBJ said, we’ll have those ni&&ers voting democrat for 100 years…), etc. etc.

    Time to end the Union takeover of our children’s education.

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  • lambwood

    The gals go bananas for Bill Clinton, they always have. He’s very popular.

    • In Billy Boy’s mind, sure ’nuff. He’ll remind them how much they love his banana when he bites their lips as he forces it on them during another assault….

    • Dustoff

      Yeah…. they love giving it up for a rapist

  • stonehillady

    Laws ? What Laws, they are only a bunch of dumb kids, that parrot what ever the teachers tell them what to chant, Liberals don’t follow any laws, they just want to make Laws so “what difference does it make ”
    Liberals are a controlling species, they tell you to follow laws against your own interest, but meanwhile, they break all the laws they themselves make, never wanting to be accountable for anything.
    Welcome to Palm Beach County, the mecca of the Liberal gated communities, who put the welcome mat out to all, who all less fortunate, just not in their backyard, it devalues their property value….that is all that matters in Palm Beach County….money and the box store mentality of cheap labor.

  • way2confused

    let’s see them do the same for a Trump event–you know for the “fair and balanced” approach to the political arena

  • sosorryononame

    Well, they make a living leeching off the taxpayers, so what’s the surprise?

  • The Dog

    What about the fact that it DID happen?
    The damage has already been done.
    The damage cannot be undone.
    There should be a strong mix of discipline from the Superintendent, Administrators, teachers and aides.
    This is both wrong and unConstitutional!

    “It is better to ask for forgiveness than to ask for permission”


    Oh how sad and pathetic….the school simply provided Bills next victims to him on a silver platter…hot high school cheerleaders. Saaaaaweeet for a guy who we know parties with a convicted pedophile.
    Can not make this up.

    • Funkenstein ✓FUnK verified

      You always make it up

  • doc holiday

    Appears to be mostly black students–it figures.

  • Jose Martin

    Someone needs to be fired for this!!!!

    • Pill

      This field trip was approved and organized by a public union employee, most likely a life long low information democrat whose union dues are most likely paid for with public money collected via property taxes…You think anyone in this solidly democrat county will fire anyone responsible? It’s SOP for them.

  • Shears-of-Atropos

    What’s the surprise? That county has voted solidly Democrat in every presidential election since 1992. It’s politics as usual for that area, much like Broward County. PBC houses the 18th, 20th, 21st and 22nd Congressional Districts. That’s Patrick Murphy, Alcee Hastings, Ted Deutch and Lois Frankel, all Democrats.

  • Boondoggler

    Playing the sax in women’s underwear says it all. Shame on this school district.

  • T.W.

    No Christian religion in schools, but plenty of progressive propaganda.

  • Cordstreet

    Anybody that had a role in those students attending the sanctioned campaign event, from the principal down to the bus drivers should be charged with kidnapping and child trafficking.

  • EbolaJenkins

    What if one of the students hated Hillary and her treason?… was the student/bandmember/cheerleader still FORCED to attend against their will???

  • Vidkun Lauritz Jonssøn

    Them kids is lookin’ fo’ a baby daddy, and Billy is a known horn dawg.