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President Obama Gets Emotional Talking About Sandy Hook Victims While Announcing New Gun Control Orders (Video)

President Obama Gets Emotional Talking About Sandy Hook Victims While Announcing New Gun Control Orders (Video)

President Obama breaks down in tears while talking about the young Sandy Hook gun violence victims during his speech at the White House on Tuesday (January 5) in Washington, D.C.

The 54-year-old President unveiled new executive orders that day that require gun distributors to get a federal seller’s license and do background checks on all buyers.

“The constant excuses for inaction no longer do, no longer suffice,” the President said in his speech. “Instead of thinking of how to solve the problem, this has become one of our most polarized, partisan debates. We do need to feel a sense of urgency about it. In Dr. King’s words, we need to feel the fierce urgency of now.”

“The president can’t do it alone. The thing is, every gun-related death is preventable,” President Obama continued, before wiping tears from his face, “Every time I think about those kids, it gets me mad.”

“Congress still needs to act,” the President added. “The folks in this room will not rest until Congress does. Because once Congress gets on board with common-sense gun safety measures, we can reduce gun violence a whole lot.”

In attendance to watch the speech was comedian Amy Schumer, who has advocated for gun control since a shooting happened over the summer at a screening of her movie Trainwreck.


President Obama Announces New Executive Gun Control Orders

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  • Curt Noydb

    Well he is an actor. Not a leader or a president but certainly an actor.

  • Glauchow

    Terrorists don’t go to gun shows.

  • xyz

    Acting lessons pay off. Whom is he trying to fool?

  • Arx

    Americans are dumb as fuck. How are guns still legal in America?

  • Ariana

    Yet he himself signs off on drone attacks which kill children in other countries. What a f—-king loser.

  • Ariana

    A damn good one too. Such a faker and liar he is.

  • devvv

    It must really be a sad existence when you dislike someone you’ve never even met so much that your first reaction to them tearing up over innocent children that were murdered is taking jabs at them. God forbid someone you disagree with politically has human emotion and feelings. God forbid a father tears up at the thought of murdered children. He must be acting.

  • jh7058622

    These people are crazy and need their meds.

  • Shelby

    But will he cry for all the aborted (murdered) babies?

  • Ariana

    All politicians are pathological liars. He is not different from Bush, Clinton or Trump to me.

  • New York City

    This terrorist sleeper agent POS and its illegal NYLAWood comrades are already deader than FCK and will get executed for their crimes, and these boatshit “laws” amount to nothing that will be followed or upheld by this powerless criminal terrorist alien imp.

  • New York City

    Come to America and say that, british faggoe, and I guarantee you will become another dead brishit faggoe!!

  • jh7058622

    Please stop proving their point for them…

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