Jackson calls for action on gun violence

July 21, 2009 5:18:46 PM PDT
Reverend Jesse Jackson is calling on President Obama and Gov. Quinn to declare a state of emergency in Chicago because of gun violence.Jackson referred to the rash of shootings this weekend, including the wounding of a 9-year old girl. He also wants the president to re-instate a ban of assault weapons.

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