Congresswoman questions Obama's skeet-shooting claims

What type of gun did the president shoot with, and when did he shoot it? Rep. Marsha Blackburn is on the case.

There are 9/11 "truthers" who don't believe the official accounts of the Sept. 11 attacks, as well as Benghazi truthers and Sandy Hook truthers.

Now meet Rep. Marsha Blackburn, skeet-shooting truther.

In a recent interview with The New Republic, President Barack Obama — in the midst of a heated national debate over gun violence and gun control — was asked if he's ever pulled a trigger himself. "Yes," he replied. "In fact, up at Camp David, we do skeet shooting all the time."

Rep. Blackburn, R-Tenn., would like to see some proof.

"If he is a skeet shooter, why have we not heard of this?" she asked Monday on CNN. "Why have we not seen photos? Why hasn't he referenced this at any point in time?"

At a White House press briefing Monday, press secretary Jay Carney said the president goes to Camp David "to spend time with his family and friends to relax, not to produce photographs," Politico reported. Carney did not know how often Obama partakes in skeet shooting.

That wasn't good enough for Blackburn, who returned to CNN with more questions Tuesday.

"If the president says that he's been skeet shooting, I would like to know with what regularity he is out there shooting those clay pigeons," she said. "I want to know if he's shooting with a 12-gauge or a 20-gauge" shotgun.

There's one way Obama could put Blackburn's mind at ease.

"I think he should invite me to Camp David," she said. "I'll go skeet shooting with him and I bet I'll beat him."

For the record, Rep. Blackburn said she prefers a 20-gauge shotgun for skeet shooting.

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