Tagged: national rifle association

Video: Clarksville School District Arms 20 Teachers, Staff

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 7/30/2013 07:18 am

More than 20 teachers, administrators and other school employees in Clarksville will carry concealed weapons throughout the school day, making use of a little-known Arkansas law that allows licensed, armed security guards on campus.

Dustin McDaniel Calls Obama's Gun Plan 'Distressing'

by Jeannie Nuss 1/18/2013 07:26 am

Democrat Dustin McDaniel's comments come nearly a month after the only announced Republican gubernatorial candidate, former U.S. Rep. Asa Hutchinson, was tapped to head a National Rifle Association effort to push for armed officers in the nation's schools.

Asa Hutchinson Hasn't Changed, but Arkansas Has (AP Analysis)

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 1/6/2013 05:33 pm

Asa Hutchinson, the former congressman and the only announced Republican candidate for Arkansas' 2014 governor's race, hasn't changed much since his unsuccessful bid for the state's top office nearly seven years ago. But he is hopeful that his state has. He'll be the first to tell you that's what makes his new campaign so attractive.

Video: Asa Hutchinson Talks Armed Guards In Schools on CBS 'Early Show'

by Lance Turner 12/24/2012 07:18 am

Asa Hutchinson, now installed as the National Rifle Association's point man on getting armed security in every school in the country, appears on today's CBS "Early Show."

NRA Names Asa Hutchinson to Lead Program Calling for Armed Police in Every School

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 12/21/2012 02:19 pm

Former U.S. Rep. Asa Hutchinson on Friday was named the head of a National Rifle Association effort to push for armed officers in the nation's schools, a move that could bolster the Arkansas Republican's conservative credentials as he prepares for a potential 2014 bid for governor.

Video: Watch Asa Hutchinson's Speech at the NRA News Conference

by Lance Turner 12/21/2012 11:39 am

Video of Asa Hutchison's remarks at a Friday news conference by the National Rifle Association, which is proposing a security plan for schools that relies on armed volunteers.