Remarks on the Shooting Death at Theo J. Buell Elementary School in Michigan and an Exchange With Reporters in West Palm Beach

Clinton, William J.
March 2000
Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;3/6/2000, Vol. 36 Issue 9, p412
Government Documents
Presents the text of the remarks made by United States President Bill Clinton on February 29, 2000 regarding gun control legislation in relation to a shooting incident at Theo J. Buell Elementary School in Michigan.


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