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Grassley Votes Against Criminalizing Private Firearms Transfers

magnetar Wrote: Mar 12, 2013 4:38 PM
The reason that police carry guns is to protect themselve, not in order to assault. Then why do the libtards have an issue with the employer being able to defend her/him self when the employees(yes, the police are our employees you nut bag democrats) are able to do so. To say this isn't the exact situation is insane.

Iowa Senator Charles Grassley cast a committee vote in opposition to the Protecting Responsible Gun Sellers Act today on Capitol Hill. The bill passed out of the Judiciary Committee along party lines and criminalizes all private firearms transfers, otherwise known as universal background checks. Grassley indicated in a statement today that the legislation was rushed and lacked bipartisanship.

"The first point I want to make goes to process.  When this bill was first listed on the Committee agenda to be marked up, it was just a list of findings.  It was not ready to be marked up. The language...