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A class photograph at a memorial service for victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting at Newtown High School in Connecticut on Dec. 16, 2012.

Photograph by Olivier Douliery-Pool

A class photograph at a memorial service for victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting at Newtown High School in Connecticut on Dec. 16, 2012.

Connecticut’s Preference: Gun Control and Armed Guards

The state that last year passed one of the strongest gun control laws in the country also favors by a narrow margin stationing armed guards in schools with 49 percent in favor of the idea compared with 44 percent against...

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People arrive on a school bus at Newtown High School for a memorial vigil attended by President Barack Obama for the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School.

Photograph by David Goldman/AP Photo

People arrive on a school bus at Newtown High School for a memorial vigil attended by President Barack Obama for the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School.

Washington Daybook: Newtown Response

President Barack Obama will assign Vice President Joe Biden to lead efforts to find ways to curb gun violence after the Dec. 14 massacre at a Newtown, Connecticut, elementary school, according to a White House official. Obama will make a...

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