After Navy Yard Shooting, Obama Calls for Stricter Gun Control Laws

Speaking at a memorial service held over the weekend in honor of Navy Yard shooting victims and their families, President Obama didn’t miss another chance for a good crisis to go to waste: As President, I have now grieved with five American communities ripped apart by mass violence. Fort Hood. Tucson. Aurora. Sandy Hook. And now, the Washington Navy Yard. And these mass shootings occur against a backdrop of daily tragedies, as an epidemic of gun violence tears apart communities across America Read more […]