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BREAKING Colorado Approves “High Cap” Mag Ban Bill | The Truth About Guns

“After an epic debate, Colorado Democrats advanced stricter gun-control measures Friday, ensuring that the state will be held up as an example in a national fight over tougher firearm laws,” denverpost.com reports.

via BREAKING Colorado Approves “High Cap” Mag Ban Bill | The Truth About Guns.

2013 United States of America Inauguration Ceremomy

2013 United States of America Inauguration Ceremomy

President Barack H. Obama was sworn in for another term as president. These photos cannot fully express the heartfelt love and reverence of participants and attendees. Congratulations, President Obama.

Inauguration 2013 at US Capitol

Inauguration 2013 at US Capitol

 

Biden’s U.S. president gaffe points to 2016 ambitions | Reuters

Joe Biden Gaffe -

By Samuel P. Jacobs

WASHINGTON | Sun Jan 20, 2013 4:08am EST

(Reuters) – Was it just another slip of the tongue by Vice President Joe Biden, or a preview of the next presidential campaign in 2016?

Hours before he and President Barack Obama were due to be sworn in for their second four-year terms, Biden told supporters at the Iowa State Society inauguration ball late Saturday: “I’m proud to be president of the United States.”

The audience laughed and then cheered. Biden’s son Beau, Delaware’s attorney general, interrupted his father and told the crowd he had misspoken.

via Biden’s U.S. president gaffe points to 2016 ambitions | Reuters.

 

Obama starts second term in White House ceremony | Reuters

Inauguration Day 2013 | President Obama

(Reuters) – President Barack Obama took the official oath for his second term on Sunday at the White House in a small, private ceremony that set a more subdued tone compared to the historic start of his presidency four years ago.

via Obama starts second term in White House ceremony | Reuters.

 

Obama: Some Gun Control Measures ‘I Can Accomplish Through Executive Action’

 

President Obama May Change His Mind On Assault Weapons Ban | Your Black World

President Obama May Change His Mind On Assault Weapons Ban | Your Black World.

As the one month anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary School tragedy passed, the White House has announced a change of plans for President Obama’s assault weapons ban. The announcement comes after Vice President Joe Biden and Attorney General Eric Holder met with gun supporters and gun manufacturers and sellers to come up with a viable solution for the surge in gun violence. Following the meetings, the White House calculates that a ban on assault weapons will be too tough to get through Congress.