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Feinstein Assault Weapons Ban Covers Rifles, Pistols and Shotguns

tblanchard Wrote: Dec 30, 2012 11:34 AM
An EO in this case simply will not work. They can regulate things into the next century like Clinton did, comrrad Obama needs a bill to pass for it to be any good.

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...