Thursday October 22, 2020

Obama proposes ambitious gun controls

“I intend to use whatever weight this office holds to make them a reality,” Obama said of his proposals at an event that included children from across the country.

16th January, 2013
Obama calls for a renewal of a ban on assault weapons and high-capacity ammunition magazines.

President Barack Obama has proposed the most ambitious set of gun control proposals in decades, calling for a renewal of a ban on assault weapons and high-capacity ammunition magazines.

He also set out 23 executive actions he’ll take such as ordering agencies to share data for background checks and addressing mental health issues.

In the aftermath of the shooting of 20 children and six adults at a Connecticut elementary school, Obama said Congress should...

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