Andrew Pollack Father of Parkland Shooting Victim Makes Emotional Remarks at WH Listening Session: ‘I’m Pissed’

Andrew Pollack
Wednesday at a White House listening session on school shootings, Andrew Pollack, who lost his daughter, Meadow at the Parkland, FL school shooting last week, called for cooperation to fix the schools. Pollack said, “I’m here because my daughter has no voice. She was murdered last week and she was taken from us. Shot nine times on the third floor. We as a country failed our children. This shouldn’t happen. We go to the airport, I can’t get on a plane with a bottle of water, but we leave some animal to walk into a school and shoot our children. It is just not right.” He continued, “We need to come together as a country, not different parties, and figure out how we protect the schools. It’s simple. It’s not difficult. We protect airports, we protect concerts, stadiums, embassies, the Department of Education that I walked in today that has a security guard in the elevator. How do you think that makes me feel?” He added, “It should’ve been one school shooting, and we should’ve fixed it! And I’m pissed because my daughter I’m not going to see again. She is not here. She is not here. She’s at King David Cemetery, that’s where

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Sen Gillibrand: Trump Makes It Hard to Give Up Cursing for Lent

Sen Gillibrand
Tuesday on CBS’s “The Late Show,” apparently referencing the controversy over her use of the “f-word” during a speech at New York University, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) said while she is attempting to give up swearing for Lent President Donald Trump’s tweets are making it difficult. Host Stephen Colbert asked, “You’re a fellow Catholic. May I ask what you’ve given up for Lent?” Gillibrand replied, “Swearing.” Colbert joked, “Get the f— out.” When asked how she is doing Gillibrand said, “Not well.” Gillibrand explained it is difficult when she reads “Trump tweets” saying “it comes out.” Follow Pam Key on Twitter @pamkeyNEN

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