Trump - who received strong backing from the NRA during his White House run - is also showing a new-found willingness to take at least some steps on gun control. The young participants are demanding that lawmakers pass legislation to "keep us safe from gun violence at our schools, on our streets and in our homes and places of worship", according to EMPOWER'S event announcement.
Actor George Clooney and his human-rights lawyer wife, Amal, said Tuesday they will donate $500,000 to help pay for the march.
Abbott said school districts must have a multihazard emergency operations plan in place and ensure that schools have conducted safety and security audits on all facilities.
"This would only be, obviously, for people who are very adept at handling a gun", Trump said. The majority went back to class after the walkout, he said.
"We reached out to 50 or 60 students", Gessen said Wednesday. "I, too, hope every one of them has the courage to walk out".
Officials have said the alleged gunman in Florida, Nikolas Cruz, carried an assault-style rifle into the school on Valentine's Day and opened fire. "A disruption of the school will not be tolerated". Sue the school district.
Students at Austin ISD's Clint Small Middle School protesting gun violence in schools.
Clearly emotional, Bertsche said this was the first time she's demonstrated following a mass shooting. She and Serrano worked to spread the word quickly on social media. While some voiced support for Rhodes' comments, others criticized them.
"I want change now", said Hanvey, a 14-year-old who attends Thornton Academy in Saco.
"We're here to stand with the kids from all over the nation and especially Missoula". Going into the high school, it's like, they won't be able to see graduation day.
Jose Mourinho Press Conference Previewing Newcastle
Newcastle return to action on Sunday afternoon when they entertain Manchester United in a huge clash at St James Park. Mourinho added: "Paul had a very professional behaviour and this week was not different to what Paul is every week".
Michigan State's Miles Bridges hits game-winner vs. Purdue
In an extremely high-scoring affair, Iowa fell shy of knocking off the No. 4 Spartans in their last game, losing a 96-93 affair. Villanova, and looked they might continue the streak when they led by as many as 13 in the first half behind Martin's hot hand.
In Pyeongchang, a historically diverse Winter Olympics
Vonn's racing helmet features the initials 'D.K.' and a heart in memory of grandfather Don Kildow, who died in November. Yes, for years now, Vonn has been the standard by which all other female ski racers are judged - and judge themselves.