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Gun control after the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting ...


After the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, multiple gun laws were proposed in the ... On January 16, 2013, Obama announced a plan for reducing gun violence in .... It would have grandfathered ...

Barack Obama's gun bill failure: No president could have passed ...


Apr 22, 2013 ... Obama could have done more—one always can do more—but it probably ... To win the gun vote would have required a virtuoso's talent for ...

Why Obama can't do anything about guns. - Slate


Jun 14, 2016 ... Who's winning, who's losing, and why. ... On this issue, Obama has ceased to be a president and now acts as a Greek ... Why can't Obama act on policies that are more popular and just as ... (The kinds of people who backed the NRA were also the kinds of people who voted for conservative Republicans.).

After failure on gun legislation, Obama learning limits of his power ...


May 24, 2013 ... Nor do campaign-like efforts to win a vote in Congress. Obama put more ... on gun control. “Obama could have done more on the inside game.”.

Barack Obama on Gun Control - OnTheIssues.org


Because in the two months since Newtown, more than a thousand birthdays, ... We've done a much better job in terms of background checks, but we've got more to do ... Part of it is seeing if we can get an assault weapons ban reintroduced. ... Barack Obama was one of the 20 state senators voting against the measure.

Why more than 100 gun control proposals in Congress since 2011 ...


Jun 20, 2016 ... On Monday evening, the Senate is slated to vote on four more. Democrats have proposed two: one that would ban suspected terrorists ... President Obama, in what has nearly become a ritual, railed against inaction .... But in order to have any shot at enacting gun control laws, Democrats have to win back ...

Why Obama is powerless to reform gun laws - BBC News


Oct 4, 2015 ... President Barack Obama says a majority of Americans want greater regulation of firearms, but the Republican Congress has its own ... Mr Obama cited polls that find "the majority of Americans understand we should be ... million more votes than Republicans, but the conservative party won 33 more seats.

Why gun lovers still fear Obama - POLITICO


Jul 19, 2012 ... President Barack Obama hasn't done much of anything to curb Americans' gun rights. ... There is no more dramatic illustration of gun owners' disdain for Obama ... The NRA scored the contempt vote in the House last month against ... has a more energized base, conservatives say gun issues could have an .....

5 Reasons Why Trump Will Win | MICHAEL MOORE


And now I have even more awful, depressing news for you: Donald J. Trump is ... because you don't want to think you just heard someone being shot with a gun. ... they not only have a longer line to wait in, everything is being done to literally .... out and vote for Hillary the way they did the day Obama became president or ...

Why America Can't Pass Gun Control - The Atlantic


Dec 20, 2012 ... Here's why: Obama can read the political map as well as anyone, and he ... but polls often have shown a majority of Americans wanting more gun control, ... And it has clout because it has a lot of votes in key battleground House ... support was , most of those winning Democrats backed the NRA positions.