NRA Discusses Findings Of National School Shield Program In Washington


Former US Congressman Asa Hutchinson announces the findings and... News PhotoAsa Hutchinson,Former,Government,Horizontal,National Press Club,Politics,USA,Washington DCPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPFormer US Congressman Asa Hutchinson announces the findings and recommendations of the National School Shield Program at the National Press Club in Washington, DC, April 2, 2013. The NRA-backed National School Shield program on Tuesday unveiled recommendations to protect schools from instances of violence, including a model program to train and enable school personnel to carry firearms. Hutchinson was tasked by the National Rifle Association following the December shooting at an elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut to develop the recommendations to bolster school security. AFP PHOTO/Jim WATSON (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)