Reprinted with permission from Shareblue.com
The massacre at Santa Fe High School in Texas this week was the 22nd school shooting this year alone. But rather than address the proliferation of guns, Texas Republican Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick wants to blame abortion.
On Sunday’s “This Week,” Patrick initially blamed the shooting on a surplus of entrance and exit doors in the school.
And when host George Stephanopoulos asked him about the disturbing fact that “more students (have been) killed by gun violence in schools than active duty military deaths in 2018,” Patrick’s response was absurd, if all too predictable.
“George, should we be surprised in this nation?” he asked.…