(CNS News)Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-Ohio), on Thursday, refuted President Barack Obama’s remarks in the aftermath of the massacre in Aurora, Colorado that “AK-47s belong in the hands of soldiers, not in the hands of criminals.”

Boehner said, “Well, AK-47s are not allowed to be in the hands of criminals — that is the law.”

And if the president has proposals on other ways we can address criminals owning guns, I’d be happy to look at it,” he said.

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