14 December 2012 7:39 PM, PST | Access Hollywood | See recent Access Hollywood news »

Celebrities were outraged over the tragic elementary school shooting in Newtown, Conn. on Friday, and many immediately turned to Twitter, to share their sadness.

And some even urged America's leaders to address gun control.

"Gun control is our only road to freedom. Freedom from the fear of senselessly losing children. I'm so saddened. We Need Laws Now," "Parks and Recreation" actress Rashida Jones Tweeted.

Singer Michelle Branch also touched on the topic in her Tweet, writing, "Gun control people!!! My heart is breaking. As a parent this is my worst nightmare."

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