Good luck with that.
Via Beltway Confidential:
President Obama this morning issued a video response to a White House petition demanding more gun control – specifically mentioning America’s gun culture.
Obama signaled that although he believed in the Second Amendment, most Americans were lawful gun owners who would support his ideas for gun control.
“I am also betting that the majority — the vast majority — of responsible, law-abiding gun owners would be some of the first to say that we should be able to keep an irresponsible, law-breaking few from buying a weapon of war,” he said promoting the idea of an assault rifle ban and ending the sale of high capacity magazines. Obama added that he believed in better background checks, and closing the gun show loophole.
Obama also promised to address the culture in America, “that too often glorifies guns and violence,” as well as school safety and mental health care.