U.S. Senator Dick Durbin says the tragic shooting in Connecticut should lead to a "national conversation" on gun control.  The Illinois Democrat said on "Fox News Sunday"  that a calm discussion about the Second Amendment and the types of guns that are sold in America is needed.  

Durbin wondered why "anyone would need a military assault weapon."  


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The Senator added that politicians alone can't change gun laws and that regular citizens need to be included in the conversation. 


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