Key Points to Know About President Obama’s Gun Control Plan

of 131Photo
  • gun violence, gun control
  • gun control, gun violence
  • gun control, gun violence
  • gun violence, gun control
  • gun control, gun violence
  • gun contol, gun violence, law enforcement
  • gun control, gun violence
  • gun control, gun violence, video games
  • gun control, gun violence
  • gun violence, gun control
  • Bullying, gun violence, gun control
  • gun violence, gun control
  • mental health, gun control, gun violence

Universal Background Checks for Guns

Now that President Obama has released his $500 gun violence prevention proposal, what does it mean for you? A report from ThinkProgress.org breaks down the plan’s highlights. — Britt Middleton

President Obama is pushing for Congress to close loopholes that prevent people at gun shows and private buyers of used weapons from being screened. “He will also, through executive action, urge private sellers to conduct background checks, even if they aren’t mandatory,” writes Think Progress’ Annie-Rose Strasser. 

(Photo: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Related Topics