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Why Republicans Are Poised To Lose The Second Amendment Battle

alphonsejones Wrote: Jan 27, 2013 7:58 AM
as long as the violence from schitcago and other cities continues to make the news there will never be enough pressure put on polls to curtain the 2nd amendment. No one wants to live in a violent setting and no one wants to be a victim. And when the police are advising people to be armed against home invasion, that reminds the public, there are dangerous people among us this is both a feel good effort by the kooks who are telling themselves they are better people because they care about an issue that they deny is a problem exercising your 2nd amendment rights is like buying insurance. You hope you never need to use it, but there is always the possibility you just might

You have to give progressives credit. They’re nothing if not thorough. When an opportunity to limit the Second Amendment presented itself in the Sandy Hook massacre, regardless how tasteless it was to exploit that opportunity, they went full bore toward their goal.

Sen. Diane Feinstein, D-Calif., introduced sweeping so-called “assault weapons” ban legislation this week that would place unprecedented restrictions on individuals’ rights to own, use, sell and even pass along already owned firearms to family members. But given where things stand now in the polls and political atmosphere, that legislation will go nowhere.

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