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Barack Obama: We're Not Taking Away Anyone's Gun Rights

Uber Dave Wrote: Mar 28, 2013 2:28 PM
Mitler_Romney Wrote: 6 minutes ago (2:19 PM) "GOP: Look voters need to show I.D, but gun buyers don’t, because votes can take money through taxes, whereas guns merely only take LIVES" "If you have to show identification to board an airplane, cash a check, buy liquor or check out a library book, but not to vote who runs the government ... you might live in a country founded by geniuses but run by idiots." "If the government wants to ban stable, law-abiding citizens from owning gun magazines with more than ten rounds, but gives 20 F-16 fighter jets to the crazy new leaders in Egypt ... you might live in a country founded by geniuses but run by idiots."

President Obama just wrapped up remarks at the White House pushing for more "common sense" gun control measures as public support for new legislation wanes.

"What we're proposing is not radical, it's not taking away anyone's gun rights," Obama said.

Flanked by a dozen mothers, Obama called on members of Congress to get on board with support for universal background checks, otherwise known as the criminalization of private firearms transfers. The President claimed proposals on the table will keep guns out the hands of criminals, but a deeper look at background check legislation (which will be voted...

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