Republican Trump releases healthcare proposals
WASHINGTON U.S. Republican presidential front-runner candidate Donald Trump on Wednesday unveiled proposals for reforming U.S. healthcare that included repealing Obamacare, allowing prescription drugs to be imported, and turning the Medicaid … Read more on Reuters
For more: www.pbs.org President Barack Obama announced a series of gun-control measures on Wednesday — including proposals for enhanced background checks and a ban on military-style assault weapons — that are aimed at reducing gun violence after the mass shooting at an elementary school in Connecticut last month. The measures are a mix of what Obama wants Congress to take and moves that the White House can accomplish without congressional approval, through executive orders. Video Rating: 2 / 5
President Barack Obama Wednesday signed 23 executive actions to curb gun violence and demanded Congress pass an assault weapons ban, saying America cannot put off gun control measures “any longer.” Duration: 01:00. Video Rating: 2 / 5
Celebs demand gun control in video campaign … demand “that President Obama and Congress step forward with a plan to end gun violence”. Video Rating: 2 / 5
Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX), a freshman Congressmen, appeared on Fox News Sunday and said he did not support most new gun control legislation because “it is unconstitutional.” Cruz was discussing his belief that after the tragic shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School, politicians used the opportunity to “try to exploit and push their political agenda of gun control.” Cruz said he would not back an assault weapons ban or a ban on high capacity magazines.
January 10, 2013 – On Thursday evening, “Piers Morgan Tonight” continued to use its wide-reaching platform to address an issue the host feels is paramount for the health and future of the country: guns violence. As part of the program’s “Guns in America” franchise, Piers Morgan welcomed Ben Shapiro, an individual who had been outwardly critical of the show’s recent direction. The Breitbart editor-at-large has described the host as having a “full-scale gun control agenda,” implied that Morgan is a Liberal, and began his visit by producing a copy of the US Constitution from his jacket pocket. “You have deliberately tried to frame this as a left-wing attack on the American Constitution and the Second Amendment,” said Morgan, objecting to his guests perspective. “You come in, you brandish your little book…” “My little book? That’s the Constitution of the United States, our founding document,” Shapiro exclaimed. “I know what’s in your Constitution,” insisted the host. “Do you really?” asked the conservative political commentator who turns 29 on Tuesday. “I’ve been debating this for a very long time,” Morgan stated. Pushing forward on the issue he’s most passionate about, the host asked Shapiro to explain why he feels a civilian would need an assault weapon: “They need them for the perspective possibility of resistance to tyranny,” he explained. “Where do you expect the tyranny to come from?” wondered Morgan. “It could come from the United States,” came Shapiro’s answer. “Do … Video Rating: 4 / 5