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Barack Obama to Congress: Ban the Military Style Assault Weapons

dnha14 Wrote: Jan 16, 2013 1:53 PM
"$4 billion for the president’s proposal “to help keep 15,000 cops on the streets in cities and towns across the country.” (That is roughly $266,000 per police officer.)" Where do i sign up? $266,000 a year? I'll guard schools for the rest of my life.
brimley Wrote: Jan 16, 2013 1:56 PM
union dues are $220,000 worth of that
jeanhart Wrote: Jan 16, 2013 1:55 PM
That was the idea of the NRA - remember?
brimley Wrote: Jan 16, 2013 2:09 PM
and you and Obama hated it
TROUBLED_CALIFORNIAN Wrote: Jan 16, 2013 1:55 PM
Be nice if this was in any way REAL.
nodeamass Wrote: Jan 16, 2013 1:55 PM
The donut shops will be much safer.
nodeamass Wrote: Jan 16, 2013 1:54 PM
The donut shops will be much safer.
nodeamass Wrote: Jan 16, 2013 1:54 PM
The donut shops will be much safer.
scrow Wrote: Jan 16, 2013 2:12 PM
So you feel President Obama shouldn't be authorizing $4 billion for new cops?

Surrounded by children, President Obama announced new executive actions on gun control today at the White House and called on Congress to "restore a ban on military style assault weapons" because "weapons designed for the theater of war have no place in a movie theater."

"I intend to use whatever weight this office holds to make them a reality," Obama said. “The most important changes we can make will depend on Congressional action.”

In addition to calling for a ban on military style assault weapons, Obama demanded universal background checks and a ban on ammunition magazines holding more...