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President Obama Signs Executive Order to Keep Guns Out of Hands of Convicted Felons

President Obama Signs Executive Order to Keep Guns Out of Hands of Convicted Felons

The White House issued a press release detailing two more executive orders in the gun control battle. Of course, the right wing is none too pleased that President Obama is flexing his muscles. As expected, the National Rifle Association freaked out. NRA spokesman Andrew Arulanandam said “prohibiting the re-importation of firearms […]

by HinterlandGazetteStaff· · Breaking News
President Obama to Nominate African American B. Todd Jones as Next ATF Director

President Obama to Nominate African American B. Todd Jones as Next ATF Director

President Obama will nominate B. Todd Jones to the long unfilled position of Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) Director. He is currently the acting director. This latest move comes as President Obama unveiled the biggest gun control push in decades. President Obama “proposed a new assault weapons […]

by Janet Shan· · Breaking News, Gun Violence, Sandy Hook
VP Joe Biden Suggests President Obama Could Use Executive Orders in Gun Control

VP Joe Biden Suggests President Obama Could Use Executive Orders in Gun Control

QUOTE OF THE DAY:  “The president is going to act. There are executives orders, there’s executive action that can be taken. We haven’t decided what that is yet.” — Vice President Biden, quoted by CNN, in comments ahead of a meeting with victims of gun violence. I can hear the Obama […]

by Janet Shan· · Gun Violence, President Obama