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"One year ago, 12 Americans went to work to protect and strengthen the country they loved. Today, we must do the same—rejecting atrocities like these as the new normal and renewing our call for common-sense reforms that respect our traditions while reducing the gun violence that shatters too many American families every day." —President Obama on the Washington Navy Yard shooting one year ago today
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