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Texting Tony: Campaign organized by Bennett's, Brady Campaign to halt gun violence

 

CNN Piers Morgan Live

April 12th, 2013

As gun control and firearm legislation remains a hotly debated national issue, "Piers Morgan Live" invited world-renowned singer Tony Bennett to share his position on the topic:

"Well, I just think assault weapons should be absolutely outlawed. None of this fierce - you know, no imitating the films that you see where there's all this kind of strong violence to try to hold an audience, you know," the 17-time Grammy winner told Piers Morgan. "Life's much more important than that."

Watch the interview to learn more about the text messaging campaign that he and his son – in conjunction with the Brady Campaign – have developed to help prevent future gun violence.

Video Link: http://piersmorgan.blogs.cnn.com/2013/04/12/piers-morgan-live-rewind-texting-with-tony-bennett-nick-kristof-on-a-nuclear-north-korea/