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Tragedies Make Gun Control Likely Target in US State of the Union Addressi
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February 06, 2013
The subject of guns and gun control shot to near the top of the U.S. agenda following the recent mass killing of school children in the eastern state of Connecticut. Since then, U.S. President Barack Obama has made it a high priority and one likely to get time during his upcoming State of the Union address. VOA's Jeff Seldin has more.

Tragedies Make Gun Control Likely Target in US State of the Union Address

Published February 06, 2013

The subject of guns and gun control shot to near the top of the U.S. agenda following the recent mass killing of school children in the eastern state of Connecticut. Since then, U.S. President Barack Obama has made it a high priority and one likely to get time during his upcoming State of the Union address. VOA's Jeff Seldin has more.


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