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Gridlock and Gun Control

Allan60 Wrote: Aug 06, 2012 1:45 PM
We might as well have Obama reelected if Romney is just going to be the same thing. Don't you people ever get tired of playing the "sure our guy is terrible, but the other guy is worse" game? Take a good look at how it's been working out for you. Did G W Bush and the Republicans in Congress do anything to advance conservative principles?
When speaking with swing voters (yes, there really are some truly moderate people left), I often encounter a fierce animus against the gridlock in Washington. They typically blame both political parties for the inability of our leaders to resolve the issues of the day. I reply by informing them that we have entered a period of little compromise. Among the reasons for this environment is Wayne LaPierre and the NRA, and what they’ve caused is not necessarily a bad thing.

To put this in context, I don’t own a gun and I’m not a member of the NRA (although...