Norton Says No Moment Of Silence On House Floor For Parkland Shooting Victims Shows Republicans Know They Are Complicit Through Their Continued Inaction
Norton Says No Moment of Silence on House Floor for Parkland Shooting Victims Shows Republicans Know They Are Complicit Through Their Continued Inaction
Feb 15, 2018
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) released the following statement after the House of Representatives adjourned for a week today without holding a moment of silence for the victims of yesterday’s tragic shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.
“My heart goes out to family and friends of the victims of yesterday’s horrific shooting in Parkland, Florida after another senseless attack brought terror to a place where students and teachers should feel safest. Since the Sandy Hook massacre in 2012, the House of Representatives has held more than 40 moments of silence …