said Moms Demand Action, a gun violence prevention organization where she serves as a volunteer leader, prefers laws that stop shooters. We have to get over this useless hysteria about guns and allow school personnel to have a chance to defend their lives and those of their students, Pittman said during a meeting of the Joint Legislative Emergency Management Oversight Committee, as reported by the News. "Why not let them have this option?" White said. Don White, R-Indiana County, succeeded in getting his controversial bill through the Senate at the end of June despite strong opposition from education and gun control advocates. I simply want to illustrate how even the best trained members of the military react differently when bullets start flying. Most likely, the teacher would be armed with a pistol. Since then, though, it has been sitting idle in the state House Education Committee.
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After the most recent school shooting, this time at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High. We demand that leaders take action to pass comprehensive laws to end gun violence NOW! Assisted by an extremely calm and poised Sergeant, I was able to move to cover in a canal, as bullets cracked and whizzed by my head and exploded in the dirt around. Members of the military and police spend hours, days and weeks at a time training with their weapons. So adding weaponry is just so absurd. Pittman totally disregards that a person or teacher with a gun, even with the best intentions, can create a tragedy on their own. This isnt a movie where bullets always miss the hero. Do the armed teachers leave their classroom students to hunt the intruder? You dont know how people will react when the person next to them is shot. I ask that you take a few minutes to understand my perspective and why I feel strongly about this matter. . There was only one problem. Urban districts, like Philadelphia, where police stations are in close proximity to schools, may not want.
This new national survey of educators confirms that. They train on close quarter tactics with partners, teams, squads and platoons. Tom Wolf to become law.