How Republicans Are Blocking Alternatives To Gun Control

From ThinkProgress Tue Dec 18 2012, 11:45:11

Several conservatives, desperate to develop a response to the shooting in Connecticut that doesn't involve restricting access to deadly weapons, have proposed improving mental health care or hiring more police officers. These ideas aren't necessarily bad ones, though it's worth noting the mentally ill aren't actually more prone to violence. Nor are these ideas mutually [...]

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