Origins of the Bill
According to a report at News Day, the original complaint came from Floyd Brown, a parent of a high school student and a long-time Republican strategist. Brown was responsible for the infamous “Willie Horton” ad during the 1998 presidential campaign that some thought played a major role in Michael Dukakis losing the election. Brown told News Day that his daughter, a sophomore, came home from school upset one day because one of her teachers was using the F-word in class.
Whether or not teachers' oral conduct will be governed by the state remains to be scene, but Arizona instructors have certainly been alerted to the importance of the language they use in the classroom.