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Thursday, October 8, 2015

Is Clinton's Gun Control Proposal's Really a Challenge to Obama to Act

One of the things Hillary Clinton said when she unveiled her proposals for more gun control earlier this week, she said if Congress doesn't act, she will take executive action.  U.S. News notes that the Washington Post's Greg Sargent wonders if this is a challenge to President Obama to act.  The thinking goes if Hillary could take "executive action" in some areas related to restricting our rights, why hasn't Barack Obama already done it, since he doesn't seem to be hesitant to act unilaterally in other areas.  Probably because as Jonah Goldberg notes over at National Review, railing against "gun violence" is not about a solution for President Obama, it's about the issue and how he can score politically.

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