Family Members Of Newtown Victims To Attend Obama Gun Announcement

Family members of some of the Newtown, Conn., massacre victims will attend President Obama’s gun control announcement Wednesday, the Hartford Courant reported

Obama is expected to unveil proposals to reduce gun violence in the wake of the mass shooting at 11:55 a.m. ET at the South Court Auditorium in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building.

According to CNN, the President will propose universal background checks, an assault weapons ban and a ban on high-capacity magazines.

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