Rick Scott calls for "major changes" in wake of shooting

Rick Scott
Republican Governor Rick Scott. Photo: Joe Raedle / Getty Images

Florida Gov. Rick Scott laid out his "major action plan" Friday to make schools safer following last week's shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School that left 17 dead.

Scott, breaking with NRA norms, said he wants to raise the minimum age to purchase any firearm to 21, make it "virtually impossible" for the mentally ill to buy or own a gun, and implement mandatory law enforcement in every school, among other suggestions.