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05/02/2013 04:44 pm ET

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

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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