Protesters Outside White House Call for Stricter Gun Control

Dec. 14, 2012, 1:57 p.m.

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.”