WATCH: Parkland Dad Booted From SOTU After Heckling Trump, Second Amendment

WATCH: Parkland Dad Booted From SOTU After Heckling Trump, Second Amendment

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Fred Guttenberg Please Check Your Network Connection Anti-gun rights activist and the father of a Parkland school shooting victim, Fred Guttenberg, was asked to leave President Donald Trump’s annual State of the Union (SOTU) address on Tuesday night after the activist heckled the president for vowing to protect Americans’ Second Amendment rights. Mr. Guttenberg shouted about gun control when Trump vowed that he would “always protect your Second Amendment right to keep and bear arms.” The father attended the SOTU address as a guest of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA). According to the New York Post , the speaker “turned to the gallery with a stern look after the disruption and muttered something under her breath” after Guttenberg’s outburst. The father, who tragically lost his 14-year-old daughter Jaime during the 2018 Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting, is a constant activist against gun rights. In September, Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) met with both actress/left-wing activist Alyssa Milano and Guttenberg to discuss the Second Amendment. “I am always grateful for the opportunity to engage in positive, civil discussion on the substantive issues of the day — especially with those with whom I disagree. Today’s meeting was productive and respectful, and I appreciate Alyssa and Fred’s willingness to come here with an open mind. I believe more conversations like this will go a long way in helping unite and heal our divided country,” Sen. Cruz said in a statement following the meeting. “We all agree we have far too many of […]

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