Ramesh Ponnuru: Stopping the Next Mentally Ill Killer
By Ramesh Ponnuru | Bloomberg | Bloomberg – Thu May 15 04:15:00 UTC 2014
Representatives Tim Murphy and Ron Barber both have reasons for wanting Congress to address mental-health issues. Murphy, a Pennsylvania Republican, is the only practicing psychologist in Congress. Barber, an Arizona Democrat, was injured in a mass shooting by Jared Lee Loughner, a paranoid schizophrenic. (Barber was working for Representative Gabby Giffords, whose injuries were more severe.) The two have introduced rival bills on the topic — and are now in an increasingly bitter dispute.
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