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Guess Which Politician Said Which Quote On Gun Control

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  1. 1. Every year, an average of 9,200 Americans are murdered by handguns, according to Department of Justice statistics. This does not include suicides or the tens of thousands of robberies, rapes and assaults committed with handguns.

    Ronald Reagan
    Bill Clinton
    Jimmy Carter
    Gerald Ford
  2. 2. I was outraged when, even in the wake of the Oklahoma City tragedy, Mr. Wayne LaPierre, executive vice president of N.R.A., defended his attack on federal agents as "jack-booted thugs."

    Chuck Schumer
    George H.W. Bush
    Bill Clinton
    Harry Reid
  3. 3. Although assualt weapons account for less than 1% of the guns in circulation, they account for nearly 10% of the guns traced to crime.

    Dianne Feinstein
    Gerald Ford
    Janet Reno
    Al Gore
  4. 4. I am proud to stand shoulder to shoulder with (BLANK) in our fight to protect the Second Amendment. - Wayne LaPierre, CEO of the National Rifle Association

    George H.W. Bush
    Harry Reid
    John Boehner
    Joe Manchin
  5. 5. I did think we ought to extend the assault weapons ban.

    John Kerry
    Dick Lugar
    George W. Bush
    Nancy Pelosi
  6. 6. If I want to protect my family, if I want to have a weapon in the home, that should be my right.

    Joe Manchin
    Louie Gohmert
    Harry Reid
    Kirsten Gillibrand
  7. 7. I will not take your shotgun away. I will not take your rifle.

    Mitt Romney
    Paul Ryan
    Barack Obama
    Joe Biden
  8. 8. I believe the people should have the right to bear arms, but I don't believe that we have to have assault weapons as part of our personal arsenal.

    Barack Obama
    Mitt Romney
    Joe Manchin
    Nancy Pelosi
  9. 9. I have a gun of my own. I go hunting. I'm a lifetime member of the NRA.

    Mitt Romney
    Joe Manchin
    Harry Reid
    Tom Coburn
  10. 10. We need to create a national consensus that restraints on the availability of weapons that can kill a lot of people very quickly are appropriate.

    George W. Bush
    Steny Hoyer
    Harry Reid
    Gerald Ford

Guess Which Politician Said Which Quote On Gun Control

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