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NRA: School Security Only Possible With Armed Good Guys

tporter Wrote: Dec 22, 2012 2:15 PM
The problam is not the guns, it is the crazed killers! If lawmakers want to make new laws they should toughen the penalties against everyone who committs crimes with guns. Really stiffen them. Don't take the rights away from law-abiding people. The fact that the crazed killers lately have killed themselves tells us that they were hurting. Mental health needs to be the focus.

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...