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Why Republicans Are Poised To Lose The Second Amendment Battle

Fuzzy2 Wrote: Jan 27, 2013 12:15 PM
A progressive's view of the Constitution: The federal government should be in charge of and regulate everything everyone does, says, does not do, does not say, thinks, buys, sells, marriage, divorces, dying, living, the temperature of the planet, all land everywhere - however, they themselves are not subject to any law they don't want to be subject to.

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.

But the Constitution and the...