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Rudalevige: Obama’s Gun Measures Feed “Government Distrust Narrative.” (US News and World Report) Archives

Andrew Rudalevige

Andrew Rudalevige

Featuring in an article by U.S. News and World Report, Bowdoin’s Thomas Brackett Reed Professor of Government Andrew Rudalevige says gun lobbyists fear President Obama’s executive action on firearms ownership is an attack on their domestic freedoms.

Such is the deep dislike that conservatives have for the president, he says, that even Obama’s “modest” gun control measures are viewed by skeptics as something much bigger.

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