1. Rhode Island education board approves arming university cops. How about allowing law abiding students to do the same?

2. Shades of Colorado. New York sheriffs voice opposition to strict gun law, seek to join lawsuit.

3. Like you and me, only better. News from Texas:

A move to give lawmakers the right to carry handguns anywhere they wish sparked an angry debate among Republicans in the Texas House on Thursday, with conservatives lambasting their colleagues for giving themselves special privileges.

The shouting match erupted over whether lawmakers should include themselves in a draft law originally intended to only give special privileges to prosecuting attorneys and judges. Regular concealed handgun license holders cannot take their guns into hospitals, churches, bars or onto private property that bans them.