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President Obama, Vcie President Biden, Barden family (Mandel Ngan.AFP/Getty Images)

Senate Rejects Sandy Hook-inspired Gun Control Effort

A visibly infuriated President Barack Obama surrounded himself with tear-stained parents of Connecticut school shooting victims Wednesday after the Senate voted down a measure designed to keep guns out of the hands of criminals and declared it a “pretty shameful day for Washington.”

04/17/2013