When asked why he wants to restrict gun access for all owners, rather than just bad actors, President Barack Obama delivered a surprising response:
“It’s just not true. …There have been more guns sold since I’ve been president than just about any time in U.S. history.”
He spoke at a town hall in Elkhart, Indiana, on June 1, 2016, hosted by PBS NewsHour co-anchor Gwen Ifill.
Watch the full discussion below: