May 23, 2023      11:52 AM
On the eve of Uvalde shooting anniversary, survivors and advocates blast legislators for inaction on gun restrictions
Sen. Gutierrez says Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, “doesn't care about our kids. He only cares about his own ambition." There is some praise of boosts in mental health funding, but “addressing mental illness must be part of a much larger conversation”
On the eve of the one-year anniversary of the mass
shooting at Uvalde’s Robb Elementary School and with less than a
week left in the regular legislative session, a coalition of activists and
legislators slammed state leadership for rejecting gun reforms.
By James Russell