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Will the Arms Trade Treaty Suppress Second Amendment Rights?

Simplecaveman Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 10:10 AM
The dude is almost assuredly going to sign the UN treaty, then hold itself against defeat this "Object and purpose." That is pretty close to a law in my book. He also told Brady that he is working behind the scenes to restrict guns. I think there is enough reason to think he will enact some type of gun control.
ZealousConscript Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 10:52 AM
He cannot. To sign the treaty the President would also need 2/3 approval from congress. This is unlikely.

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...