Obama renews call to ban ‘assault’ weapons as the NRA releases a defiant video to counter any pressure

Sunday, June 19, 2016
By Paul Martin

Days after the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history, the National Rifle Association released a video calling on Americans to buy more weapons
Raso argued that the AR-15 semi-automatic is the best home-defense weapon, as it is ‘easy to learn and easy to use; it’s accurate, it’s reliable.’
President Obama took the line tack this week that gun measures were a safeguard against terrorism
The Orlando massacre and the San Bernardino shootings captured the attention of the public in a way previous mass shootings have not
About 71 percent of Americans, including eight out of 10 Democrats and nearly six out of 10 Republicans favor moderate regulation and restrictions

19 June 2016

Renewing his call to reduce gun violence, President Barack Obama characterized easy access to weapons as ‘unconscionable’ Saturday, less than a week after the worst mass shooting in US history.

The President has resurrected his plan to ban so-called assault weapons, in the aftermath of the Florida nightclub shooting.

‘Even after we see parents grieve for their children, the fact that we as a country do nothing to prevent the next heartbreak makes no sense,’ Obama said in his weekly radio address, which fell one day ahead of Father’s Day.

Forty-nine people were killed and 53 were injured when a gunman opened fire early Sunday at Orlando, Florida’s Pulse nightclub, armed with a legally bought assault rifle.

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