Students protest as White House grapples with background checks
Tuesday, 20 February 2018 Protests against gun violence in schools are taking off after a high school shooting in Florida left 17 dead. The White House said on Monday it backs efforts to improve background checks on gun purchases. - REUTERS
Protests against gun violence in schools are taking off after a high school shooting in Florida left 17 dead. The White House said on Monday it backs efforts to improve background checks on gun purchases. Colette Luke has more.
PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the nationwide student walkout to protest gun violence (all times local):10:05 a.m.In Washington, thousands of students... New Zealand Herald - WorldAlso reported by •USATODAY.com
The school attended by President Trump's youngest son, Barron, is calling on the White House to enact gun control "with vigor, determination, and urgency, on behalf of our nation's children." As an.. Source: Wochit News -
The Potomac, Maryland school attend by President Trump’s son Barron signed an open letter urging quick action on gun control legislation and denouncing the idea of arming teachers.
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On Wednesday, the U.S. House of Representatives approved spending more money on metal detectors, locks and other school security measures, but took no steps to tighten gun control laws. The voting.. Source: Wochit -
One month on from the Florida school shootings, US students stepped up their gun control campaign on Wednesday. A nationwide classroom walkout saw protests in Washington, where some sat down with their.. Source: Euronews English -
Students held a demonstration outside the White House in Washington DC on March 14 to highlight their frustration over gun laws in the United States. The protest, organized by the Women’s.. Source: Rumble -
Students from Montgomery County, Maryland, among others, staged a silent protest in favor of gun reform in front of the White House in Washington DC on March 14. Students across the US and.. Source: Rumble -