Kevin Williamson, National Review Correspondent, Doubles Down On Gabby Giffords Comments (VIDEO)

05/02/2013 04:44 pm ET

Gun control opponents claim that President Barack Obama “exploited the grief” of the Newtown families by “using them as props to make a political argument.” Should we be including victims of gun violence in debates, or is this sensationalism?

Kevin D. Williamson, a correspondent for the National Review, recently raised eyebrows when he criticized Sen. Gabrielle Giffords for her advocacy, writing "that it should be noted that being shot in the head by a lunatic does not give one any special grace to pronounce upon public-policy questions." Williamson joined HuffPost Live Wednesday to expand upon his view.

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