As she hears about one school shooting after another, she can't help thinking about school safety like combat.
"On behalf of the entire Florida House, I sincerely apologize to the students targeted and again commend them for their courage through what is unspeakable tragedy", he said Tuesday on Twitter.
"If you had a teacher who was adept at firearms, they could very well end the attack very quick", Trump said.
The rally came exactly a week after 17 students were killed when 19-year-old Nikolas Cruz, a former student, opened fire in the school. It includes the 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, which left 20 students and six educators dead.
The meeting included six students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, where 17 students and educators were slain on February 14 by a gunman with an AR-15 semi-automatic assault rifle in the second-deadliest shooting at a U.S. public school.
Numerous students speaking at an event in the Rotunda between the House and Senate chambers said they were disappointed by the response from Republicans leaders. "Don't be dismissive of us", she said. "And we have our own opinions about what should happen".
Goldfarb also disputed the notion that she and her fellow classmates at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School are "paid crisis actors" as part of an apparent conspiracy to influence gun laws.
Rubio visited Marjory Stoneman Douglas high school and a few days later met with its teachers.
"I don't think there's bipartisan support for it", Corcoran said. He said he was "deeply moved" by the students who are lifting up their voices and challenging the rest of us to "listen, learn, and make real changes".
Scott organized three committees to look at school safety, mental health and gun safety issues. Many other Americans across the country felt similarly as public opinion shifted in support of civil rights reforms - including the Civil Rights Act, which Congress passed the following year - in the wake of the Birmingham Campaign. If I want to drive, why do I have to go through courses and have all of these things checked to make sure I'm suitable to drive, but if I want to get a gun, I can just go buy one? They are unarmed but have some training, Graziose said.
WASHINGTON-Tens of thousands of high school students across America were marked with an unexcused absence Wednesday, but everyone knew where they were.
Now, the president of the Portland Association of Teachers has a strong message about gun violence. "I'm just one more body to represent them here".
She is the mayor of the town where 17 people were killed in a school shooting last week. Tuesday, Republicans in the state House voted, heartlessly, to block debate - debate -on an assault-weapons ban.
Vice President Mike Pence, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos and representatives from advocacy groups also joined Trump at the listening session. In general, they permit a spouse, parent, sibling, or person living with a troubled individual to petition a court for an order enabling law enforcement to temporarily take that individual's guns right away; the individual can contest the petition; in the event of an emergency, a hearing can be scheduled within 72 hours; and the order should lapse after a definite period of time unless petitioners can present convincing evidence that the order should remain in place.
Ciamacca, Laredo and several other teachers have referenced the words of Marjory Stoneman Douglas senior Emma González, who delivered a powerful speech at a rally on Saturday written on the back of notes for her AP government class.