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Sheila Jackson Lee: Turn in Your Guns

southern tom Wrote: Dec 20, 2012 7:26 PM
NRAcandietoday Wrote: "NOBODY needs military grade weapons to hunt or defend their home..." ...EVERYONE who has read and understands the Constitution and Declaration of Independene KNOWS that the RIGHT to bear arms has absoutely NOTHING to do with hunting, and ony a little bit to do with defending hearth and home...

Texas Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee doesn't want to "take" your guns, she just wants you turn them in.

Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (D-Texas) on Wednesday afternoon urged people to turn in their guns, arguing it would be an appropriate response to last week's mass shooting in Newtown, Conn.

"I would personally just say to those who are listening, maybe you want to turn in your guns," Jackson Lee said on the House floor. "Oh no, I'm not going to take your guns. But look at what Dick's Sporting Goods did ... they wanted...