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President Barack Obama meets with his Cabinet at the White House on March 4, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Report: ‘Patriot’ Groups Surging Due To Obama, Gun Control

President Barack Obama’s administration and the gun control debate after the Connecticut school shooting have led to surging numbers of anti-government “patriot” groups, according to a civil rights group that tracks extremist groups.