Floyd Lee Corkins II

Local and federal investigators work to gather evidence after a security guard was shot in the arm at the headquarters of the Family Research Council. The conservative organization is against abortion and euthanasia and considers homosexuality to be a sin.  (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Accused Christian Lobbying Group Shooter Pleads Guilty

A Virginia man pleaded guilty Wednesday to wounding a security guard at the Washington headquarters of a conservative Christian lobbying group, a shooting that made headlines in part because the man was carrying 15 Chick-fil-A sandwiches.


Leo Johnson, 46, receives Mayor Gray's 1st Medal of Honor for his heroics during the FRC shooting in August. (Credit: Executive Office of the Mayor)

Guard Receives Medal for Family Research Council Shooting Heroics

Mayor Vincent Gray presented the first-ever Mayor’s Medal of Honor to a security guard for his heroism in the face of a shooting at the Family Research Council this summer.