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Ted Cruz: Gun Control Doesn't Work

willi4 Wrote: Jan 26, 2013 7:02 PM
Copy this. Been making that case for years. Inner cities will be full of cannibals within a week. No food. no gobment checks. And they will not stay in those cities for long. They will be forced to evacuate and rape and plunder the suburbs and then ultimately the country side looking for food and cell phones. And it will be our lives they will be after. At this time we do not have ENOUGH firepower.

Freshman Senator Ted Cruz of Texas has released a statement in response to California Senator Dianne Feinstein's new ban on semi-automatic rifles, pistols and handguns.

Washington politicians shouldn’t be taking advantage of recent tragedy to try to push an aggressive gun control agenda. Real assault weapons—machine guns—are already functionally illegal, and they have been since 1934. This proposal would have done nothing to prevent the terrible murders in Newtown, but it would limit the constitutional liberties of law-abiding citizens. And gun control doesn’t work – the empirical data overwhelmingly demonstrate that strict gun-control laws consistently produce more crime...