President Signs 23 Executive Actions On Gun Control


President Barack Obama called for public pressure on Congress and the gun lobby to push for stronger steps against gun violence, saying "the only way we can change is if the American people demand it. Obama signed 23 executive actions on gun control, and separately asks Congress to pass gun-control laws. He asked Congress to pass laws that would: require background checks on all gun sales; restore a ban on "military-style assault weapons."