What both candidates are doing to prevent gun shootings

Why is it an issue?

Gun Control is a big issue because many people that own guns sometimes do not register. In some cases if a gun is registered or not, people that own these guns use them for an inappropriate purpose.

Gangs and small groups can go to any place with these guns and throw away innocent lives.

Because elections are very close, we have to know what these candidates are doing to prevent severe cases of murder and crime.



"With respect to gun control laws, I believe we need to distinguish between law abiding gun owners and criminals who use guns. Those who use a firearm during the commission of a crime must be punished severely. The key is to provide law enforcement with the resources they need and punish criminals, not burden lawful gun owners.”


"I believe the second amendment guarantees an individual the right to bear arms. But I also believe that a lot of gun owners would agree that AK-47s belong in the hands of soldiers, not on the streets of our cities."

The president wants to step up background checks for those who want to purchase guns. He looks to seek a national consensus on combating violence. President Obama suggests a new debate on gun control.....