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Feinstein Assault Weapons Ban Covers Rifles, Pistols and Shotguns

ChillytheAlaskan Wrote: Dec 30, 2012 1:49 PM
What this indicates to me is that Feinstein as well as other anti gun congressmen, were in the loop on Fast & Furious, and prepared to quickly release legislation to ban guns. In Fast & Furious, the government released thousands of American sourced firearms to the Mexican drug cartels, with no tracking system, no knowledge of the Mexican government, and the plan was to pick them up at the sites of the murders of the victims of the drug gangs, to facilitate gun banning legislation. Whistleblowers exposed this plan and fouled it up. Over THREE hundred Mexican officials and citizens were killed using Fast & Furious weapons, as well as two American border agent. continued in next post

The New Year is just around the corner and although the Senate still hasn't made a fiscal cliff deal, Senator Diane Feinstein already has parts of new gun control legislation ready to go. Two Sunday's ago on NBC's Meet the Press, Feinstein talked about giving President Obama a bill he can "lead on" and used the term assault weapon loosely.

Feinstein has posted a summary of what the legislation will cover, which inculdes a ban on semi-automatic handguns and shotguns in addition to rifles. The legislation also requires registration...