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Barack Obama to Congress: Ban the Military Style Assault Weapons

gliderdriver Wrote: Jan 16, 2013 3:32 PM
What do you mean, just pass a new law. I mean that crazy guy in Newtown was just scared of the possiblity of 27 or more capitol murder charges against him. I am sure the next 100 new laws would have been just as effective as the 27 capitol murder charges.

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...