Rep. Dana Rohrabacher issued the following statement in reaction to President Obama's gun control proposals announced today


By:  Dana Rohrabacher
Date: Jan. 16, 2013
Location: Unknown

"The President's proposals are either duplicative, thus unnecessary, or they focus the government's authority and power on controlling honest citizens rather than making it more likely to disarm criminals.

Background checks have value but care needs to be taken that they do not violate the rights of law abiding citizens. "