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Joe Manchin to the Press: Don't Ask Me About Gun Control

Raymond, (Ret) Wrote: Mar 04, 2013 5:06 PM
What exactly would be a violation of freedom of the press not a WH official telling a reporter he is not to ask certain questions.

The Obama administration wants to sit down with Iran's leaders without any preconditions because the regime in Tehran is a "legitimate" and "elected" government, according to our new Secretaries of Defense and State -- yet West Virginia Democrat Sen. Joe Manchin's office does place preconditions on granting local interviews: No questions about gun control, thank you:

Editor's note: This question and answer session was permitted under the condition that The Journal would not ask questions regarding gun control legislation or the Second Amendment, as requested...