2016 Presidential candidates from both parties not only expressed sympathy for the two journalists who lost their lives on-air, but also made comments about gun laws.
Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton spoke about have greater gun control laws as well as having a universal background check.
"We have got to do something about gun violence in America. And I will take it on," Clinton said. via CNN
Other candidates thought differently like GOP presidential candidate Marco Rubio who said "It's not the guns, it's the people who are committing these crimes."
Donald Trump, in addition to several comments already said, made a point of stating that this is a problem with mental problems, not guns.