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Gun Control: The Hottest Debate in America

Gun control presidential debate

Gun control is one of the most controversial debates in America. While President Barack Obama seeks to clamp down on gun violence using tighter gun control laws, the National Rifle Association (NRA) and gun advocates are on his heels, fighting for the rights of gun owners. The debate regained its speed after the 2012 shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary in Connecticut, where a young student opened fire on peers and teachers. Over the last year, gun control debate videos show President Obama pushing lawmakers to pass bills that would force universal background checks on gun purchases made online and at gun shows. This bill did not get the votes it needed to pass, but debates on gun control continue to ravage the nation.

The NRA and other gun supporters stand firm behind the Second Amendment right Continue reading