Bill Nelson

Parkland parents urge steps to improve school safety

The father of a 14-year-old boy killed in the Parkland school shooting is calling for national standards for school safety, including measures to "harden" schools with bulletproof glass and technology that allows teachers to communicate during a crisis Read more

Members of Congress react to US strike on Syria

Reaction split mostly along party lines to President Donald Trump's announcement that the U.S. had launched a "precision strike" on Syria Friday night in response to an alleged reported chemical weapons attack last weekend. Vice President Mike Pence, who is traveling in Peru this week, called Read more

The Note: Facebook's self-regulation failure

The TAKE with Rick Klein “ Facebook is an idealistic and optimistic company,” Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg plans to tell Congress today . These are not particularly idealistic or optimistic times, of course. And if Facebook and his tech brethren plan to use naivete as a shield, Read more