Obama: Americans must 'demand' support of controls

President Obama called on the American people to demand that their politicians support his gun control proposals:


"The only way we can change is if the American people demand it." —President Obama


"The most important changes we can make depend on congressional action. They need to bring these proposals up for a vote."

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Obama assault weapon ban call

President Barack Obama has called for a ban on military-style assault weapons and a ten-round limit on magazines as he launched the most sweeping effort to curb American gun violence in nearly two decades.