“I am the guy that has seen both sides of the issue. I own guns. I’m the father of a murdered child. I’ve done nothing but track violence in America since my son was murdered."
“We have a serious problem with guns in this country. And we refuse to address it. And the NRA’s solution to arm every grammar-school 80-year-old teacher with a gun is absolutely ludicrous.”
"90 percent of Americans are for a responsible background check for a gun, and you know what this Congress has done? Not voted on it, not brought it to the floor, not introduced a bill."
"They’re all scared shitless of the NRA, aren’t they? Because the NRA will run a tea-bagger against you. . . . They’ll put 5 million bucks against you.’”
“I’m a gun owner. I’ve hunted all my life. I hunt quail on my own ranch, And I am the biggest advocate for background checks out of any gun owner in America.”