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Why I Support the Second Amendment -- and Democrats Should Too

Carl265 Wrote: Apr 04, 2013 8:10 PM
Summation, all the crazy loons that have committed mass killings are registered Democrats. Proves the theory that liberalism/progressives is a mental disorder. Background checks? Just check voter registration. MOLON LABE

As Congress prepares to consider new gun control legislation, I stand firmly against any attempt to restrict the constitutional rights of responsible, law-abiding gun owners. As a concealed weapons permit holder, I value the freedom to exercise my Second Amendment right as protected by the Constitution and in accordance with gun laws designed to promote safe, responsible use. The right to bear arms is a unique and fundamental aspect of American liberty because, when exercised responsibly and in accordance with the laws in place, it makes our families and our property safer.

Last week, I announced I would join efforts to...