Missouri governor signs off on gun-safety course for first-graders

Friday, July 12, 2013 | 1:36 p.m. CDT; updated 3:43 p.m. CDT, Friday, July 12, 2013

JEFFERSON CITY — Missouri schools will be encouraged to teach first-graders a gun safety course sponsored by the National Rifle Association as a result of legislation signed Friday by Gov. Jay Nixon.