The governors of Florida, Texas and Indiana have signed executive orders to arm Nationals Guardsmen after last week’s shooting in Chattanooga, Tennessee, left 4 Marines and one Navy petty officer dead. Subscribe to Opposing Views for more breaking news ► http://www.youtube.com/user/opposingviews?sub_confirmation=1
Florida governor Rick Scott emphasized that this was a necessary move to ensure the safety of the servicemen in his state.
“I’m going to do everything under my power to make sure every member- men and women of our National Guard is safe. I think we need to be doing that for our military all across our country. It is disturbing that ISIS (Islamic State) is targeting our military both here and abroad. And, I don’t want anything like what happened in Tennessee to ever happen here.”
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