Why it failed: Obama, victims' families overcome by gun owners
Published 04/18/2013, INFORUM
WASHINGTON — Four months ago, President Barack Obama promised a grieving nation he would do everything in his power to change gun laws after 26 students and staff were shot to death at Sandy Hook Elementary School. Turns out his power and the impassioned pleas of devastated families were no match for the force of gun rights advocates in Congress and across the nation.Word count: 1413
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