Trump Says giving guns to 'trained' teachers would stop school-based attacks

The President of the United States (POTUS), Donald Trump has in a series of tweets denied suggesting that teachers in school across America be given guns, but said he was in support of the idea if they were trained in the use of weapons.
Trump, who concluded that “a gun free school is a magnet for bad people tweeted: "I never said 'give teachers guns' like was stated on Fake News @CNN & @NBC. What I said was to look at the possibility of giving 'concealed guns to gun adept teachers with military or special training experience - only the best," Trump tweeted.
"20% of teachers, a lot, would now be able to...immediately fire back if a savage sicko came to a school with bad intentions. Highly trained teachers would also serve as a deterrent to the cowards that do this. Far more assets at much less cost than guards. A 'gun free' school is a magnet for bad people. ATTACKS WOULD END!"
The POTUS added that "highly trained, gun adept, teachers/coaches" could serve as a deterrent to prevent future school shootings.
"History shows that a school shooting lasts, on average, 3 minutes," he tweeted. "It takes police & first responders approximately 5 to 8 minutes to get to site of crime. Highly trained, gun adept, teachers/coaches would solve the problem instantly, before police arrive. GREAT DETERRENT!" he said.
"....If a potential “sicko shooter” knows that a school has a large number of very weapons talented teachers (and others) who will be instantly shooting, the sicko will NEVER attack that school. Cowards won’t go there...problem solved. Must be offensive, defense alone won’t work!" he concluded
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