One of the reasons why I have mixed feelings about covering these kind of stories.
I think a lot of people feel this way today.
As a country, we have been through this too many times…we’re going to have to come together and take meaningful action to prevent more tragedies like this, regardless of the politics.President Obama, in a statement on the Sandy Hook shooting. While we don’t mean to be crass at a moment like this, the phrasing of this could suggest an increased focus on gun control within the administration, which would be a major development.
UPDATE: Bob Orr reports, based on preliminary info, that guns appear to have been purchased legally and belong to Ryan Lanza
— CBS News (@CBSNews) December 14, 2012
President Obama is set to speak on the incident within the hour.