Obama examines Minneapolis model for national gun violence legislation

Feb 7, 2013 Full story: New Pittsburgh Courier Online

During the 1990s Minneapolis earned the dubious moniker, Murderapolis for its high number of shootings and murders, but the city is now being hailed as a national model in reducing crime.

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AntiMelting

New Richmond, WI

#1 Feb 7, 2013
Yes, let minority gangbangers run the streets with illegal weapons while limiting law abiding citizens the right to protect themselves.

Great model. Sounds like Chitcago, eh Obama?
Amused Slew

Seattle, WA

#2 Feb 7, 2013
In Chicago they're working on the gang problem as we speak, but it's fair to criticize and equally ignorant to pretend anyone "lets" members run the street, with guns.

“The one and only Smart Liberal”

Since: Aug 12

Former MN Tax Payer

#3 Feb 7, 2013
AntiMelting wrote:
Yes, let minority gangbangers run the streets with illegal weapons while limiting law abiding citizens the right to protect themselves.
Great model. Sounds like Chitcago, eh Obama?
The problems of Chicago are exported to Minnesota on a daily basis. We might as well have the "solutions" of Chicago too.
Amused Slew

Seattle, WA

#4 Feb 7, 2013
Too bad, we're suffering bushwhacker's legacy, huh ?

Of course, you remember saying what a bad president he was, right ??

"When have you ever seen me beating the drum for Bush by saying he did not start diggin us into the hole we are in?
The best thing Bush did was leave office.
We could not afford 4 more years of GWB....."
CRASSUS

Green Bay, WI

#5 Feb 7, 2013
Smart Liberal wrote:
<quoted text>
The problems of Chicago are exported to Minnesota on a daily basis. We might as well have the "solutions" of Chicago too.
That's because you stupid Minnesotans love Jiggers.

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