Thousands Gather At Vigils For School Shooting Victims


'Kids don't need guns.

It's the hot topic of debate now throughout the state and especially on social media after Wednesday's tragic school shooting in Parkland, Florida: Should teachers be armed with weapons and trained to fight back during active-shooter situations?

He went on to call Trump out for doing "worse than nothing" by rolling back the regulations created to keep firearms out of the hands of the mentally ill and for his party's vote to repeal the mandates on coverage for mental health. But Trump has not addressed the idea of new gun control measures.

Kimmel seemingly got choked up once again while talking about a school shooting on Thursday night - the eighth to happen just this year - and delivered a takedown of Trump's speech following the tragedy that killed 17 people and injured more than a dozen others.

"We're going to be spending the next couple days figuring out what the path is to re-open the school and what type of logistical challenges we're going to have relative to what's occurred in Building 12 on this site", he said. "What security is there?" she yelled.

Lori Alhadeff: "The gunman, a insane person, just walks right into the school, knocks down the window of my child's door and starts shooting, shooting her and killing her. President Trump, you say, what can you do? Shooting her! And killing her!"

"I didn't think I could handle it", he said.

Ms. Alhadeff challenged the President to put a stop to the terror and heartbreak.

'Bang bang bang - all of a sudden the shooting stopped, ' he said.

"You like to say this is a mental health issue", Kimmel said, referencing Trump's decision to rollback regulations that keep firearms out of the hands of the mentally ill.

"He is a broken human being, a broken child", McNeil said. He included the part where Trump said: "No parent should ever have to fear for their sons and daughters when they kiss them goodbye in the morning".

Declaring the nation united and grieving with "one heavy heart", President Donald Trump is promising to tackle school safety and "the hard issue of mental health" in response to the deadly shooting in Florida. The administration believes more could be done at a local level to strengthen security in communities where schools were less safe than banks or sports venues, Shah added, without specifying what the administration would pursue.