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Rep. Graves Condemns White House Executive Order Threat on 2nd Amendment Rights

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Location: Washington, DC

U.S. Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) issued the following statement after Vice President Joe Biden said yesterday that the White House is considering using executive orders to implement new gun control measures:

"When the president's policies cannot pass Congress, it means the American people have rejected them. A White House order for new gun controls would be in clear defiance of the will of the people and our democratic process. As a strong supporter of Second Amendment rights, I reject this threat from the White House and am prepared to introduce legislation to repeal any executive order that infringes on our right to keep and bear arms."

Reuters: Biden Says Obama Could Use Executive Orders To Restrict Guns
http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/01/09/us-usa-guns-biden-idUSBRE9080UA20130109


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