What’s next? Arm the students? If teachers wanted to carry guns in order to do their day job, they would have become policemen.

December 21, 2012

Richard L. Saslaw, minority leader of the Virginia state Senate, where a bill is being drafted to require some teachers or other school staff to carry concealed weapons in schools. The bill is in response to the recent mass shooting at a Newtown, Conn., elementary school that left 20 children dead.