The head of the NRA, made his first public remarks, since the mass shooting a week ago at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut.

FOX News Radio's Jared Halpern reports from Washington:

The only thing that stops a bad guy with a gun...

(LaPierre) "Is a good guy with a gun."

NRA Chief Wayne LaPierre making the organization's first official response to the Connecticut elementary school massacre.

(LaPierre) "Can't we afford to put a police officer in every single school?"

In addition to armed guards in schools, the NRA also calling on a national data-base of the mentally ill and an effort to curb violent movies and video games.

The announcement was interrupted twice by protesters, one holding a banner reading the 'NRA killing our kids'.

In Washington, Jared Halpern, FOX News Radio.

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