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Gun Owners on MSNBC Focus Group Laugh at Idea of Buybacks

Several gun owners on an MSNBC focus group laughed at the notion of “buybacks,” a confiscation proposal made by two failed Democratic presidential candidates.

“Who thinks that’s a good idea?” MSNBC host Ali Velshi asked the group of eight Wisconsin gun owners. Some laughed and smirked, and one quipped, “I bought mine for a million bucks, so if they’re willing to pay me that.”

Report: Steyer Aide Offered Iowa Politicians Contributions for Endorsements

A top aide to Democratic presidential candidate Tom Steyer offered campaign contributions to Iowa politicians in exchange for endorsements, the Associated Press reported Thursday.

The quid-pro-quo offers came from Pat Murphy, a former state house speaker, and could technically be legal if the payments were disclosed. So far no politician in Iowa has taken Steyer’s offer.