- President Donald Trump said having “highly trained” teachers armed with guns in class could help prevent tragedies like the deadly Florida school shooting.
- Trump also said he’d support spending federal dollars to give “expert teachers” special training to carry guns in the classroom.
- Scientific research suggests that having more guns in schools won’t help prevent mass shootings, but there are other strategies that might work instead.
President Donald Trump is proposing some new and controversial moves on guns. The White House is asking Congress to beef up the instant background check system, while backing off of Trump’s original plan to raise read more >>>