President Obama called on the American people to demand that their politicians support his gun control proposals:
"The only way we can change is if the American people demand it." —President Obama
"The most important changes we can make depend on congressional action. They need to bring these proposals up for a vote."
There were 26 victims in Newtown - as the US tries to get to grips with gun legislation since, 900 Americans died in gun-related violence.
For the first time since the Sandy Hook massacre Ian and Nicole Hockley have spoken of their gorgeous little boy.