Remember, the goal is to achieve results, not score politically polarizing debating points. Politics is the art of the possible. In politics, the road to progress is paved in compromises.
Let's set aside our narrow, hardened differences and work with broad areas of agreement.
Greater acceptance founded on unity of opinion will move us forward and honor the lives lost at Sandy Hook Elementary, a place where surely respect, kindness and cooperation were the lessons of the day, until that very last day.