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Will the Arms Trade Treaty Suppress Second Amendment Rights?

Publius4254 Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 8:40 AM
If it gets sent to the Senate immediately there are parliamentary tactics that can be used to force it to a floor vote, regardless if Fairy Reed wants it to or not. If it is not sent to the Senate then they can do nothing.

The first round of UN Arms Trade Treaty talks may have fallen apart at the month-long conference held in NYC this past July, but as Ted Bromund over at Heritage noted at the time, “Now that the concept of the ATT has been invented, it cannot be uninvented. There are too many countries and too many left-wing nongovernmental organizations that want a treaty.” He was right and as Katie reported last week, it didn’t take very long to initiate another attempt. One question she raised in her post deserves more attention: “Is the argument from the U.N. that...