The El Paso shooting horrifies lawmakers. So do the solutions.
Attention to mental health is sorely lacking in Texas. Devoting more money and attention to that ought to be a bipartisan idea. “Red-flag” laws seem like a great idea every time there’s a new mass murder, and voters happen to think it’s a good idea, too: Why not take guns away— temporarily, even — from people who are exhibiting signs that they shouldn’t have access to deadly weapons.