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  12/19/2012, Tevet 6, 5773

Obama Goes All In on Gun Control in U.S.

President Barack Obama on Wednesday called for a new gun control bill to be drawn up by next month and vowed that he would immediately throw his political weight behind it. Speaking five days after a lone gunman slaughtered 20 children and six adults at a Connecticut elementary school, Obama tasked Vice President Joe Biden to study the problem of violence with firearms in America.