Delray Shooting Center busy on day Obama reveals gun control plans

Gun owners uneasy about how they'll be affected

DELRAY BEACH, Fla. - Whether they came to shoot, or purchase a weapon, customers at the Delray Shooting Center have strong opinions about the next step when it comes to gun control laws.

"We shouldn't take guns away from people, whoever has them now, has them and that's that. But moving forward let's have some controls and we should do a better job investigating who is going to own them," says Sue Smith, a gun owner visiting from California.

"I think the government should encourage people to have a firearm in their homes. It would cut down the pressure on law enforcement, they can't be everywhere," says Jim Small.

Small is an avid gun collector, he thinks what President Obama proposed Wednesday should cost him his job.

"He's overstepping his boundaries, it's unconstitutional and I think there are people in Congress who will look to impeach him for it," says Small.

The biggest controversy appears to be over the ban on military-style assault weapons and high-ammunition magazines. Jeff Dobbins, who was car-jacked at gunpoint in 1990, agrees with the assault ban.

"I personally don't think you and I have any use for them, it's just not necessary," says Dobbins.

Dobbins would like to see tougher standards on background checks in order to get a gun. 

"I carried a gun every day in New York, and it took me a year and a half (to get a gun). When I moved to Florida it took me three weeks to get a permit," says Dobbins.

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