The country needs healing. President Obama started that process tonight. He was emotional. He was inspirational. His words were perfect for the grieving community. He said we are better than this. He has listened to the voices of the many who have asked him to do something to stop more children from dying in a violent shooting spree. Here are his words:
A friend said tonight that the President's words allowed him to grieve after working for 12 years in the gun violence prevention movement. That is exactly how I feel. Thank you Mr. President. Could common sense actually happen in America?