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Feinstein Assault Weapons Ban Covers Rifles, Pistols and Shotguns

Original Saepe_Expertus Wrote: Dec 28, 2012 12:00 PM
P.S. people who 'can't afford' firearms merely STEAL THEM! Why isn't the law against STEALING being observed by these people? By some of your reasoning, you should not have fled that 'Communist' country. Wasn't THAT illegal? Should we turn you in? Why did you choose the U.S. ? Why not Spain, Italy, Greece, Kenya, Uganda, Somalia? WHY HERE? I suspect you know the answer...but acknowledging it would blow your argument....you do know what the 'Horns of a Dilemma' means, right?

The New Year is just around the corner and although the Senate still hasn't made a fiscal cliff deal, Senator Diane Feinstein already has parts of new gun control legislation ready to go. Two Sunday's ago on NBC's Meet the Press, Feinstein talked about giving President Obama a bill he can "lead on" and used the term assault weapon loosely.

Feinstein has posted a summary of what the legislation will cover, which inculdes a ban on semi-automatic handguns and shotguns in addition to rifles. The legislation also requires registration...