Another school shooting brings with it another round of hot takes, recriminations, and calls to “do something.”
What should that “something” be? If one is a Democratic senator, such as Connecticut’s Chris Murphy, it’s summed up in a Tweet:
Democrats campaigning in the midterm congressional elections, as well as those making preliminary moves on 2020 presidential bids, are casting about for issues to run on. They may have landed a few, which not so long ago, were considered so far out in left field, no serious Democrat would embrace them.