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On Tap for Wednesday: Gun Control From the Oval Office

clarityseeker2 Wrote: Jan 16, 2013 11:00 AM
Chicago------strictest gun regulations in America. And boasting the largest murder rate in the USA.
clarityseeker2 Wrote: Jan 16, 2013 11:00 AM
What better solution to discussing this issue, like adults, with reasoned arguments and educated people------from Chicago, Illinois, where citizens have been exposed to the realities of massive murder rates and gun violence.

What an opportunity to plug into the most experienced of individuals fighting against gun violence and massive murder rates.

Sounds like a plan...

It's Wednesday and at 11:45 this morning, President Obama will unveil new plans for gun control through executive order while surrounded by children. He's expected to call on Congress to ban semi-automatic "assault" rifles and high capacity magazines holding more than 10 rounds of ammunition. He'll also ask for universal background checks. Up to this point, Obama has been vague about what exactly his executive orders will include, but we'll find out today.

According to a lobbyist briefed Tuesday, Obama will present a three-part plan focused on gun violence, education and mental health. He'll call for: