Obama: Cops Shouldn’t Be ‘Outgunned On The Streets’

President Obama on Monday reiterated his call for a ban on assault weapons during a speech in Minneapolis, saying, “Weapons of war have no place on our streets or in our schools or threatening our law enforcement officers.”

“Our law enforcement officers should never be outgunned on the streets,” Obama said.

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