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Honor For Whom Honor is Due

Real_American_Dave Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 6:50 PM
Whose gun was taken away? And the assault weapon ban hasn't come back. You are also grossly exaggerating the UN Treaty. The administration plans to negotiate a treaty to regulate the international export and import of weapons. It won’t support any treaty that regulates the domestic transfer or ownership of weapons, or that infringes on the Second Amendment.

On the heels of a pivotal national election, I'd like to remind Americans that it is our troops' service and sacrifice that safeguards our precious right to cast those ballots and savor the freedoms that we hold dear. They represent the best of America.

Yesterday, we honored all U.S. veterans and troops currently serving for their unwavering courage, their dedication to keeping our nation strong and protecting the liberties we continue to enjoy. We also paid tribute to the wounded, missing, fallen and their families.

My father, Ray, fought and was wounded in World War II in the...