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Today President Obama unveiled his comprehensive gun safety plan, including 23 Executive Orders to better implement current laws. The American Prospect‘s Paul Waldman notes, “The more difficult and consequential parts – the assault-weapons and high-capacity magazine bans, the universal background checks – will require Congress.” Will President Obama’s grassroots campaign apparatus overwhelm the NRA’s slimy attacks on the president’s children, the RNC’s “power grab” lies, and Texas Gov. Rick Perry’s faux-outraged call for prayer?