In an interview with Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff, President Obama said no decision has been reached about action against Syria and “concluded that the Syrian government in fact carried” out the use of chemical weapons.
"You know, when Trayvon Martin was first shot I said that this could have been my son. Another way of saying that is Trayvon Martin could have been me 35 years ago. And when you think about why, in the African American community at least, there’s a lot of pain around what happened here, I think it’s important to recognize that the African American community is looking at this issue through a set of experiences and a history that doesn’t go away."
-President Obama spoke earlier today about Trayvon Martin. Watch above.
President Obama’s comprehensive gun control agenda in four points (and highlights) 1. Fixing background check loopholes 2. Banning military-style assault weapons and high-capacity magazines 3. Making schools safer 4. Increasing access to mental health services