The Politics Blog

The Politics Blog » Posts tagged "Maralyn Chase"

The Politics Blog

NOTICE: The Politics Blog has moved.

With the launch of our new website, we've moved The Politics Blog.
Visit the new section.

Tag: Maralyn Chase

Feb.
21st

Sen. Chase wants schools to adopt NRA gun safety program

A liberal state senator from Shoreline is pushing schools and preschools to teach kids about gun safety using a curriculum developed by the National Rifle Association.

Sen. Maralyn Chase, a Democrat, said she is very fond of the NRA’s Eddie Eagle GunSafe Program, which she said has used to teach her own grandson about gun safety. The program includes the mantra, “Stop. Don’t touch. Leave the area. Tell an adult.”

“If a child finds a gun, they think, oh, it’s a toy, and they can pick it up,” Chase said Thursday. “We need to include gun safety in all the

Read more »