In the U.S., more than 80 percent of children under the age of 5 have been spanked by their parents or caretakers.
The 7-year-old child was left with bruising on her buttocks, arm and thigh. Police arrested Ana Alicia Nobles, 29, of Pinellas Park, on abuse and neglect charges this week.
As many as 80 percent of children in the U.S. have been spanked before starting kindergarten.
He was given permission to paddle the students, but the mothers weren't happy with the bruises.
"She says one time he made her sit with him for three hours watching 'shark week.' Another time he had her spank him with a Forbes magazine," Daniels' campaign consultant wrote.
A Santa Claus in Indiana is suing a mother after she said he spanked her son.