Sutherland Springs survivor urges gun owners to push back against NRA
AUSTIN — A survivor of last year's massacre in Sutherland Springs said law-abiding gun owners need to push back against the National Rifle Association in light of a rash of school shootings that have left dozens of Texans dead.
"Why can't people like you and me, why can't we force the NRA to back off," said David Colbath, a lay minister and construction worker who was shot eight times, to a fellow gun owner at Gov. Greg Abbott's roundtable discussion with survivors, family and community members from recent mass shootings Thursday.
Colbath, who said, "I love the NRA, by the... read more