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Why Republicans Are Poised To Lose The Second Amendment Battle

Mitchell73 Wrote: Jan 27, 2013 2:54 PM
Thanks for the irrelevant history lesson. Republicans today are not pro Federalist ... although badly executed, Republicans of all stripes oppose the increasing governmental intrusion into the lives of INDIVIDUALS. Get it?
goldilocks Wrote: Jan 27, 2013 4:00 PM
M, you are welcome.

Republicans today are Jeffersonian Anti-federalists.

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...