Skip Navigation

Close and don't show again.

Your browser is out of date.

You may not get the full experience here on National Journal.

Please upgrade your browser to any of the following supported browsers:

Protesters Outside White House Call for Stricter Gun Control Protesters Outside White House Call for Stricter Gun Control

NEXT :
This ad will end in seconds
 
Close X

Not a member or subscriber? Learn More »

Forget Your Password?

Don't have an account? Register »

Reveal Navigation
 

 

Policy / WHITE HOUSE

Protesters Outside White House Call for Stricter Gun Control

December 14, 2012

On the day that a reported 20 children and 6 faculty members were killed in the second worst school shooting in U.S. history, activists gathered outside the White House for a vigil and to call for stricter gun-control legislation. Some were there in response to a comment made by White House press secretary Jay Carney about the debate about gun control in which he said, "...I do not think today is that day."

Andy Pelosi, with GunFreeKids.org, talks with reporters on Friday about the need for more gun-control legislation. (Chet Susslin)

The flag atop the White House is at half-mast on Friday after the tragic school shooting in Newtown, Conn. (Chet Susslin)

A protester outside the White House holds a candle during a vigil against gun violence. (Chet Susslin)

 

Activists gather outside the White House on Friday to pray for the victims of the school shooting in Newtown, Conn., and to call for more gun-control legislation. (Chet Susslin)

Pastor Michael McBride leads a vigil in front of the White House in response to the school shooting in Newtown, Conn., on Friday.(Chet Susslin)

Colin Bortner wheels in his protest sign at the front gate of the White House on Friday. (Chet Susslin)

 
Job Board
Search Jobs
Part-Time Quality Intern
American Society of Civil Engineers | Fort Smith, AR
Technical Manager
American Society of Civil Engineers | Elk Grove Village, IL
Land Management Intern
American Society of Civil Engineers | Newark, CA
Electrical Intern/Co-op - Aviation Facilities
American Society of Civil Engineers | Philadelphia, PA
Certification Administrator
American Society of Civil Engineers | Durham, NC
Civil Engineering Internship
American Society of Civil Engineers | Gurnee, IL
Water-Based System Technician- NICET Level II
American Society of Civil Engineers | Killeen, TX
PRODUCT REVIEW ENGINEER
American Society of Civil Engineers | CA
Fire Alarm System Technician, NICET Level II
American Society of Civil Engineers | Killeen, TX
Biotechnology Team Advisor
American Society of Civil Engineers
Intern - Engineering/Water Resources
American Society of Civil Engineers | Lacey, WA
Summer Internship
American Society of Civil Engineers | Troy, MI
Faculty Positions
American Society of Civil Engineers | Dhahran
Professional Services - Trainer
American Society of Civil Engineers | Marietta, GA
Engineering Field Technicians
American Society of Civil Engineers | Campbell Hall, NY
 
Comments
comments powered by Disqus