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NRA Tweets to Broward Sheriff ‘Your Office Failed This Community’

The NRA tweeted at the Broward County Sheriff today saying his office “failed this community.”

During CNN’s town hall on Wednesday night, Sheriff Scott Israel called out NRA spokeswoman Dana Loesch and said, “You just told this group of people that you are standing up for them. You’re not standing up for them until you say, ‘I want less weapons.'”

Since the town hall, more information has come out about the law enforcement response to the Marjory Stoneman Douglas school shooting.

In addition to the report on Deputy Scot Peterson––who resigned yesterday––CNN reported this afternoon that Coral Springs police were “stunned and upset” that Broward deputies did not enter the school.

Loesch––who called out Sheriff Israel yesterday––tweeted in response to CNN’s new reporting:

And the official NRA Twitter account sent this out:

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