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NRA: School Security Only Possible With Armed Good Guys

ikonoclast Wrote: Dec 21, 2012 12:31 PM
The NRA makes a valid point. Armed guards already protect the President, his children, other government officials, Members of Congress, Federal Buildings, Courts, celebrities, airlines, and banks. Are all of these more important than our children?

During their first press conference since the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting last week in Newtown, Conn. leaders from the National Rifle Association offered the country a National School Shield Safety Program as an immediate way to protect children from violent killers during a press conference today in Washington D.C.

“While some have tried to exploit the tragedy for political gain, we have remained respectfully silent,” NRA Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre said. “Nobody has addressed the most important pressing and immediate question...How do we protect our children today?”

LaPierre discussed in detail an...