Sunday, April 6, 2014

Officers And Senior Enlisted Should Carry Guns At Fort Hood, Says House Homeland Security Chief

S.A. Miller at the New York Post offers a piece on the reaction to the Fort Hood shooting.

WASHINGTON – The murderous Fort Hood shooting spree last week could have been prevented if military leaders were allowed to carry firearms on base, House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Mike McCaul said Sunday.

McCaul (R-Texas) called it a “common sense idea” to allow officers and senior enlisted men to “at least carry a weapon on the base.”

“That would be a deterrent, No. 1 — and No. 2, a way to have a quick response to any shooter that comes on these bases,” McCaul said on “Fox News Sunday.”

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