Gov Malloy: People of the world weep for Newtown

Connecticut Governor Dan Malloy said of the Newtown shooting tragedy:


All of #CT's people and indeed the people of the world weep for the immeasurable losses suffered by the families & loved ones


There will be a time soon for a discussion of public policy issues, but what's important right now is this: love, courage & compassion


Let us all hope and pray those children are now in a place where that innocence will forever be protected


Obama makes gun law a priority

President Barack Obama hopes to get new US gun control measures passed during the first year of his second term after saying the country is 'failing' to protect its children.