Back on the trail, Romney and Obama avoid gun control issue

Despite calls to address the gun control issue, neither President…

Despite calls to address the gun control issue, neither President Obama nor Mitt Romney brought the issue up as they returned to the campaign trail Monday.

Romney was asked during a CNBC interview about the issue, which became a subject of debate following last week’s shooting in Aurora, Colo. Romney said he didn’t believe new laws would have made a difference in last week’s massacre.

“There are — were, of course, very stringent laws which existed in Aurora, Colorado. Our challenge is not the laws, our challenge is people who, obviously, are distracted from reality and do unthinkable, unimaginable, inexplicable things,” he said.

Read more at CBS News

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