Sandy Hook tragedy prompts local representative to propose 10 percent violent video game tax [VIDEO]

Republican Connecticut state Rep. Debra Lee Hovey wants a 10 percent tax on violent video games, in order to fund mental health services and treatment for gaming addictions.

The deadly shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School on December 14 occurred in Hovey’s district, killed 20 students and 6 adults.

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