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Ending Gun Violence Requires Commitment, Not All of it Voluntary

TxDoc Wrote: Jan 24, 2013 7:54 AM
If the background check included "racketeering" or "influence peddling", then clearly not.
gary395 Wrote: Jan 24, 2013 8:05 AM
it's so ironic for Feinstein to attack the rights of law abiding American gun owners, while Barry is giving assault weapons to the drug cartels.

The good news is: Obama and the Senate Democrats have no intention of passing more idiotic gun legislation in response to the Newtown massacre. The bad news is that they also have no intention of passing any legislation about the mentally ill, which would actually do something to reduce these mass shootings.

Instead, the Democrats will jawbone about "assault weapons" and other meaningless gun laws for the sole purpose of scaring soccer moms into hating the National Rifle Association. Expect to hear a lot about Republicans preferring "the gun lobby" to "children." (Which is evidently not at all like...