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NRA Calls For Armed Police Officer In Every School

Phillip Elliott, The Associated Press

NRA Calls For Armed Police Officer In Every School

NRA calls for armed police officers in every school to stop next killer waiting in the wings

WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation's largest gun-rights lobby is calling for armed police officers to be posted in every American school to stop the next killer "waiting in the wings."

The National Rifle Association broke its silence Friday on last week's shooting rampage at a Connecticut elementary school that left 26 children and staff dead.

The group's top lobbyist, Wayne LaPierre, said at a Washington news conference that, quote, "The only thing that stops a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun."