• Pro-Gun Vs. Anti-Gun: Is There Middle Ground?
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    Pro-Gun Vs. Anti-Gun: Is There Middle Ground?

    the area that i grew up in Sometimes the gun is the only way to protect yourself you’re anti gun you don’t you don’t want nobody To have guns but then that’s gonna put my family at danger The pool to the left i’m gonna have all my pro-gun people go stand on the edge of that light and all my anti-gun people On the other side first statement is i think my views on guns could change oh, i feel like anyone’s views can change on things so i’m kind of surprised that nobody felt like it could change at all i Don’t think that i could change completely…

  • Trump expected to announce new gun legislation
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    Trump expected to announce new gun legislation

    YOU SO MUCH FOR YOUR TIME. REALLY APPRECIATE IT.>>THANK YOU, YOU TOO. LELAND: MEMBER OF THE HOUSE FINANCIAL SERVICES COMMITTEE, BILL HUIZENGA, GOOD TO SEE YOU, SIR, FROM GRAND RAPID WHERE THE RIVERS CONVERGE. BEN TRACY OVER AT CBS NEWS REPORTING THAT THE PRESIDENT’S EXPECTED TO ANNOUNCE GUN CONTROL LEGISLATION THIS WEEK, BUT THE SUBSTANCE OF IT IS A MYSTERY. WHAT WOULD YOU BE WILLING TO SUPPORT, IF ANYTHING?>>WELL, AS YOU INDICATED, THE SUBSTANCE IS A MYSTERY. WE DON’T KNOW WHAT’S IN IT. IN FACT, I HAD A CONVERSATION WITH A MEMBER OF LAW ENFORCEMENT THIS MORNING AT CHURCH, AND WE WERE TALKING A LITTLE BIT ABOUT THIS. IT WAS…

  • David Brooks and Jonathan Capehart on Trump’s mass shooting response
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    David Brooks and Jonathan Capehart on Trump’s mass shooting response

    AMNA NAWAZ: We’re now nearly a week on from the two tragedies in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio. But the grave questions that have been raised in the aftermath remain, and likely will remain for some time. How, if at all, will American politics and American society respond? That brings us to Brooks and Capehart. That’s New York Times columnist David Brooks and Washington Post columnist Jonathan Capehart. Mark Shields is away this week. Welcome to you both. Thanks for being here. Let’s jump into the big topic for this week. Obviously, gun violence was a big topic of conversation. I want to go right to a poll. We…

  • Opinion | President Trump lacks the courage to act on gun reform
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    Opinion | President Trump lacks the courage to act on gun reform

    -Frankly, we need intelligent background checks, okay? This isn’t a question of NRA, Republican or Democrat. I will tell you spoke to Mitch McConnell yesterday. He’s totally on board. We don’t want insane people, mentally ill people, bad people, dangerous people. We don’t want guns in the hands of the wrong people. -We can confirm at least 41 spent shell casings from his weapon. -It was a fraction of his firepower. Police Chief Richard Biehl said Betts may have had as many as 250 rounds of ammunition, plus a shotgun in his car. -This bill is just incredibly popular, and people want it now. They want something now. -Well, Congress…