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NRA Ad: "Still Think President Obama's Proposals Sound Reasonable?"

Marlette John Wrote: Feb 25, 2013 8:58 PM
Stolen guns account for only about 10% to 15% of guns used in crimes.
WJF Wrote: Feb 25, 2013 8:59 PM
The civilian gun market in the United States is a 'Minor' supplier of assault weapons to Gangs and Drug Cartels.
Mexican Drug Cartels and Gangs i.e. MS 13 are looting military arsenals in Central America, giving them powerful weapons that run the gamut from assault rifles to anti-tank missiles.

Why would a Mexican drug syndicate rely on an arms supply that required recruiting and paying "straw purchasers" in the U.S., buying semi-automatic rifles and handguns at retail prices, and smuggling them across the border, when they can clean out entire armories (through bribes, theft, or by simply overwhelming the guards), yielding select-fire rifles by the dozen, machine guns, grenades, and anti-tank weapons?
Uber Dave Wrote: Feb 25, 2013 9:03 PM
Flagged as Appallingly Deranged…
psydoc Wrote: Feb 25, 2013 9:13 PM
Well, that kind of mirrors you refusal to accept any conservative website as proof, even if they produce proof.

As promised, the National Rifle Association is marshaling its resources to push back against the president's gun control pitch, which the DCCC plans to push during the 2014 midterm elections.  The group has released a new ad highlighting some of the findings and recommendations contained in an internal report buried by President Obama's Department of Justice:

The Associated Press reports on the memo: