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Children's Letters To President Obama Urging Gun Control

"P.S.: I know you're doing your best." Letters by some of the children who flanked President Obama during today's press conference announcing executive action on gun control.

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President Barack Obama, accompanied by Vice President Joe Biden, left, hugs eight-year-old letter writer Grant Fritz during a news conference on proposals to reduce gun violence, Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013, in the South Court Auditorium at the White House in Washington.

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