O'Reilly Challenges The NRA To "Be Reasonable" And Accept Universal Background Checks For Gun Purchases

Bill O'Reilly: "You Are Paranoid" If You "Believe The Government Is Stockpiling Information"

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From the January 5 edition of Fox News' The O'Reilly Factor:

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BILL O'REILLY (HOST): On the other side, the NRA and gun owners should be reasonable. The FBI should background check anyone buying a firearm in America. The FBI should background check anyone buying a firearm in America. That just makes sense. If you are paranoid and believe the government is stockpiling information so they can come to your house and take your guns, that's your problem, your problem. But the government has an obligation to enhance public safety. 

Previously:

Myths And Facts Surrounding President Obama's Executive Actions On Gun Violence

A Modest Proposal On Guns For Conservatives

On Fox, Mark Kelly Highlights Overwhelming Support For Proposed Action To Curb Gun Violence

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Bill O'Reilly
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