O'Rourke at Democratic debate: '**** yes we're going to take your AR-15s'

TheHill | 9/13/2019 | Jordain Carney
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Former Rep. Beto O'Rourke (D-Texas) defended his proposed mandatory buyback of assault weapons during Thursday's Democratic debate in Houston.

"I am, if it's a weaponed that's designed to kill people on a battlefield. If the high impact, high velocity round shreds everything inside of your body. ... When we see that being used against children," O'Rourke said, asked if he was proposing taking away AR-15's and AK-47's.

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"**** yes we're going to take your AR-15, your AK-47. We're not going to allow it to be used against our fellow Americans anymore," he continued.

O'Rourke, whose home town of El Paso, Texas, was rocked by a mass shooting last month, has pitched gun reform proposals,...
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