In response to:

The Need for Semi-Automatic "Assault" Weapons

M1946W Wrote: Jan 10, 2013 10:58 AM
I would urge all responsible, law-abiding gun owners to measure their responses carefully. I would also urge Republican Governors meet to consider a response to whatever action the Obama regime decides to take on gun-control via executive order. We've come to a time when we the people need to make a decision whether our rights are from "Laws of Nature and Nature's God" with government there to protect them or whether the source of our rights are from the government and variable, ebbing and flowing with the whims of an electorate that, in the words of our esteemed attorney general Eric Holder, has been brainwashed by a progressive dominated 'education' system.

By now, we’ve heard the argument about semi-automatic "assault" rifles: nobody needs one. We’ve heard the only reason why someone would obtain this kind of weapon is so they can kill people, which is far from the truth. We’ve also heard the argument from both the Left and the Right that a pistol is how someone protects their home.

"I really don’t know why people need assault weapons. I’m not a hunter but I understand people who want to hunt," Republican Rep. Peter King said on Morning Joe earlier this week. "I understand people who live in rough neighborhoods...