NEA President: Common Sense Gun Laws are Essential to Keep Children and Schools Safe

“We commend President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden for moving swiftly and presenting concrete, bold steps to keep children safe and begin addressing gun violence in America,” said NEA President Dennis Van Roekel. ” We believe the common-sense recommendations put forth by President Obama are an important first step toward keeping children safe, providing more support for students and educators, and keeping military-style weapons out of the hands of those who shouldn’t have them.” Source:

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