Search the Archive

Florida / School Shooting / Trump / Friedman Interview #1121171

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Feb 22, 2018
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The question as to whether President Trump can fix the problem after the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, introduced. [TRUMP - promises action.] [Yesterday, student Samuel ZIEF†- says let's never let this happen again.] Trump's tweets about arming teachers noted. [NRA CEO Wayne LaPIERRE†- calls for trained armed security; says for Democrats it's a political issue, not a safety issue.] [TRUMP - opposes a gun-free zone; backs the NRA as patriots.] [NRA spokesperson Dana LOESCH†- says "legacy media" loves mass shootings.] The funeral for coach Aaron Feis shown.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper; White House : Pamela Brown) How the White House plans to turn ideas on guns into action discussed. [In response to Brown's question, White House deputy press secretary Raj SHAH†- says the president will do what is right.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Earlier discussion held with "New York Times" columnist Tom Friedman. [FRIEDMAN - offers views on whether Trump has the will to do something meaningful on gun violence, but he has not been a bridge builder if he chooses to lead, how social media has created faux activists, which does not work against the NRA, which has bags of money.]

Reporter(s):
Cooper, Anderson;
Brown, Pamela
Duration:
00:13:40

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.