NRA protest met with resistance by gun owner on Capitol Hill today
Midway through the demonstration, a shouting match broke out between a gun owner and some protesters, and reporters and TV crews peeled off to cover it.
“Quite frankly, I’m tired of the argument being one-sided,” Larry Ward, 40, told reporters. “It breaks my heart what happened in Connecticut. . . . But the truth is, there is more than the gun-control answer for this problem.”
Ward, who said he works for a political media company, argued that the Newtown killings could have been stopped if a principal or teacher had been allowed to carry a concealed weapon.