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President Barack Obama was in Minneapolis on Monday to talk about gun violence with state and community leaders. Photo provided by Forum News Service

Obama: Americans need to push for gun violence solution

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MINNEAPOLIS - President Barack Obama says citizens must make their opinions heard on gun violence issues for change to be possible, and Monday he had the support of at least one member of an audience of law enforcement officials, lawmakers and local leaders on that point.


"We need to do our duties and have a voice in the discussion and be at the table," Alexandria Police Chief Rick Wyffels said.

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