gun violence


No, if 115,000 shooting incidents every year isn’t enough, if we can stand by and watch parents of children gunned down in kindergarten vilified and the catastrophe spun as a fake-new conspiracy, if we can’t even agree to license guns like we do cars and periodically make sure owners aren’t severely mentally ill, then this is nowhere near enough


“My effort is going to be working upstream to prevent young kids from entering into the criminal justice system, making sure we have access to quality early childhood education, we have quality schools,”said Fields, a Democrat moving to the state Senate in January after four terms in the state House. “My effort is going to be up front, before someone does something really desperate or violent with a gun.”