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Arkansas gubernatorial candidate Sarah Huckabee Sanders vowed in a recent speech that she would ‘make sure’ a ‘child’ in the womb is as safe as those in a bathroom. class.

She made the jaw-dropping comment in her victory speech last month when she won the GOP primary, the same day 19 children and two teachers were shot dead by a gunman – in a classroom – at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas.

She even referenced the shooting, calling the horrific crime a “stark and humiliating reminder of the value of life.”

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There have already been 27 school shootings in the United States so far this year alone (and 250 mass shootings across America in 2022).

Some of the worst mass shootings in American history have occurred in the Sanders Safe Zone, including the 26 (including 20 freshmen) killed in 2012 at Sandy Hook Elementary in Connecticut and the 17 killed at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida. Four years ago.

Firearms are the leading cause of death for children and adolescents in the United States. As of Sunday, at least 808 children and teens in the United States have been killed by guns this year, and 2,017 others have been injured by guns, according to Gun Violence Archive.

Sanders is a huge gun advocate.

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This article originally appeared on HuffPost and has been updated.

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