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Is Obama Really Committed to Leading the Gun Control Charge?

You can't be serious Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 8:01 AM
owebamma's only success in four years is that he has revived the Tea Party
Tea Party in Wisconsin formerlyTea Party Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 8:49 AM
And his buddy, John BARACK O'Boehner is busy purging their duly elected House representatives because HE is annoyed they dare to challenge him. I called my T P representative demanding this wimp be removed next month..have my doubts but I let him know me and mine VOTE not just in the generals but every time we have a vote be it referendum or an election for dog catcher, we VOTE! And also told him we have been participating in Tea Party rallies since '09..if he doesn't vote against this kiss up, he will never get another vote from this family.

In the wake of Friday's ghastly events in Connecticut, many Americans -- politicians and pundits especially -- have added their voices to the "do something" chorus.  This impulse is understandable.  It's human.  Twenty-six innocent victims are dead, the majority of them precious young children.  The desire to help, to act, to fix can be overwhelming.  The president, a father of two young girls, has played the role of grief-counselor-in-chief in recent days; at times, he's barely managed to suppress his sadness and maintain his composure during public statements.  Pressure is now mounting on him to prominently champion new gun...