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Obama Invites Children for Gun Control Roll Out

1:19 PM, Jan 15, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
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The White House has invited children for President Barack Obama's gun control roll out, which is scheduled for tomorrow:

"Tomorrow the president and vice president will hold an event, here at the White House, to unveil a package with concrete proposals to reduce gun violence and prevent future tragedies like the one in Newtown, Connecticut," announced spokesman Jay Carney. "They will be joined by children from around the country who wrote the president letters in the wake of that tragedy, expressing their concerns about gun violence and school safety, along with their parents."

UPDATE: Carney later suggests that only kids will be at the roll out, not members of Congress:

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