The legislation does not prevent licensed concealed carry at rallies or inside the Capitol building or state legislative office buildings.
Thirty-five percent of American gun owners “say someone in the household has purchased a gun within the past year,” according to a new Rasmussen survey.
“The NRA remains committed to its members and our plan for the future…The NRA will keep fighting, as we’ve done for 150 years.”—NRA CEO Wayne LaPierre
The measure “opens up gun owners to civil litigation if their unsecured weapon is used to inflict injury.”—Oregon Public Broadcasting
Mark McCloskey was armed with an AR-15-style rifle and his wife held a small semiautomatic pistol. Images of the couple have become famous…
Biden’s assertion that he does not want to “become confrontational” is a head-shaker because it is precisely what he is doing by calling for a ban on an entire class of firearms.
Democrats control all of Washington, and their frustrated base wants to get something done by any means necessary, filibuster be damned.
It will be the first Second Amendment case considered by the court since the 2010 case of McDonald v. City of Chicago that nullified the Windy City’s handgun ban
“This vote this week on making Washington DC the 51st state is about one thing, creating two new Democrat Senate seats, that’s all.”–Rep. James Comer (R-KY)
If one thing is consistent about Joe Biden, it is his penchant for getting caught telling whoppers even Washington Post Fact Checker Glenn Kessler cannot abide.
“Gun control extremists have been completely wrong in their desire erase the Second Amendment and turn a right to bear arms into a heavily-regulated privilege.”-Alan Gottlieb, SAF
“As is often the case, the Democratic Party’s laundry list of gun control demands would have done nothing to stop the Colorado shooting.”-Ted Harvey
According to the White House “fact sheet,” Biden is calling on Congress to “go further” than two background check bills already passed by the House of Representatives.
“But linking current federal and state legislation to preventing horrors like Boulder is mere political opportunism.”—George Brauchler
“For years, anti-gunners have hounded law-abiding American gun owners with innuendo, half-truths and outright lies, and it is time to fight back with the truth.”—Alan Gottlieb
“What this tells us at the Citizens Committee is that Joe Biden and the Democrat leadership are out of touch with a majority of voters.”–Alan Gottlieb, CCRKBA
H.R. 1446 is essentially a waiting period bill, allowing up to at least ten days for the check to be completed.
Gun prohibitionist politicians including Joe Biden were already exploiting the massacre and it’s victims —dancing in blood- to push an agenda of gun control.
Race does not appear to have been a factor in the attacks. That fact apparently didn’t matter to Obama.
“Proposals to ban guns typically result in gun owners rushing to buy more of them.”—New York Post