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Baltimore County Police Chief Misleads America About Assault Weapons "On the Street"

tdecive Wrote: Feb 19, 2013 8:25 PM
One more time..... Ruger has a "take action" page to send a message to our representatives that gun owners take their gun rights seriously and wont stand idly by as the "progressives" seek to cripple the 2nd amendment... Please help and spread this around..
dashersdad Wrote: Feb 20, 2013 11:34 AM
Yup. Every Monday morning. Smith and Wesson also has a take action deal on their home page. Guess I'll be doing that one every Monday morning as well.
If you want to contact a sen or rep not in your state, there is an easy way to do it. Got to there website and when you do the contact thing, use a zip code from their area and the message will go through. Apparently that is the method they use to disqualify folks from outside their district. Works every time for me. I even got a response from difi. Of course she disagreed with me (shocking I know). Everything I entered for my contact was correct except the zip code. The affect all of us so they need to hear from all of us even if you aren't in their constituency.

Nearly three weeks ago, Baltimore County Police Chief James Johnson testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee about what America can do to stop gun violence. During his testimony, he stressed the importance of the reinstatement of an assault weapons ban.

"The ban on assault weapons and high-capacity ammunition magazines must be reinstated. Like assault weapons, high-capacity magazines are not used for hunting, do not belong in our homes and wreak havoc in our communities," Johnson said.

After the hearing Johnson told reporters, "Police officers face these weapons either in seizure cases or crimes of violence everyday. Dozens of...