He now says his earlier statements saying the DC ban was constitutional was "inartful".
Obama Camp Disavows Last Year's 'Inartful' Statement on D.C. Gun Law
Share June 26, 2008 7:35 AM
ABC News' Teddy Davis and Alexa Ainsworth Report: With the Supreme Court poised to rule on Washington, D.C.'s, gun ban, the Obama campaign is disavowing what it calls an "inartful" statement to the Chicago Tribune last year in which an unnamed aide characterized Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., as believing that the DC ban was constitutional.
"That statement was obviously an inartful attempt to explain the Senator's consistent position," Obama spokesman Bill Burton tells ABC News.
"Inartful"??? When you have to make up words to "clarify" your position...