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A new school safety task force commissioned by the National Rifle Association is out with its "National School Shield", a plan to help prevent shootings in schools.

FOX News Radio's Rich Johnson reports from Washington:

Among the eight recommendations from the task force: A new program to train school resource officers. But Panel Chairman, former Congressman Asa Hutchinson says there's more:

(Hutchinson) "A model training program for selected and designated armed school personnel."

In other words, teachers and administrators.

(Cummings) "You know, having more guns in schools, I don't think, is necessarily the answer."

But Maryland Democratic Congressman Elijah Cummings also says he would give schools the option of adding armed guards, known as school resource officers.

In Washington, Rich Johnson, FOX News Radio.

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