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Three Reasons Gun Control
Isn´t Going to Happen

Breitbart´s Big Government, by Mike Flynn

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 12/19/2012 10:03:21 PM

In the immediate aftermath of Friday´s terrible tragedy in Connecticut, there have been the predictable calls to enact new gun control legislation. The usual proponents of additional restrictions on guns have filled the airwaves with calls for immediate legislative action. Sen. Diane Feinstein has promised to introduce a new "assault weapons" ban on the first day of the new Congress next year. But, there are three very big reasons to believe that, for all the rhetoric, nothing will come of this new push for gun control. 1. Biden Gun Violence Task Force

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: killerbee, 12/19/2012 10:07:25 PM     (No. 9075378)

And Mitt Romney was going to win, too.

Vigilance is crucial. 61% of Democrats want guns banned. They are empowered after stealing the election and neutralizing the momentum of people like Allen West who will tell the truth straight out.

No, I don´t care what this guy says, they can and will if they get the chance.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: chumley, 12/19/2012 10:17:54 PM     (No. 9075391)

Maybe I am looking for a ray of hope in otherwise gloomy skies, but what he says might make sense to a politician. The cost in 2014 might be more than they want to pay. Its harder to get the "low information" voters (the leeches) out to vote in off year elections.


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Reply 3 - Posted by: Urgent Fury, 12/19/2012 10:22:22 PM     (No. 9075393)

Ha, #1, 1st sentence beat me to it.
And Scott Brown/SCOTUS was the death of Osamacare.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: neanderthal, 12/19/2012 10:27:10 PM     (No. 9075397)

Bad news, Breitbart. You´re a frog in boiling water. "may not be infringed" does not include background checks, waiting periods, registration, CC licenses and confiscation for "unapproved storage" methods. All the conservatives are going crazy because we´re on a slippery slope. We´ve been at the bottom of the slippery slope since 1970. Like a dead chicken, we keep thrashing around, but it´s dead. really dead.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Rabidrabbit1, 12/19/2012 10:32:08 PM     (No. 9075400)

Just to be sure, purchase your spare magazines and ammo, now. It makes for great stocking stuffers!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: veritas, 12/19/2012 11:29:25 PM     (No. 9075457)

Unh-hunh. Like Obamacare.

Thisd isa hill to fight for, friends. This is a litmus test.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: bighambone, 12/20/2012 12:23:25 AM     (No. 9075495)

The liberal Democrats are actually proposing to ban all "assault weapons" that they define as any semi-automatic rifle or handgun that can possibly hold a clip or magazine containing more then 10 rounds of ammunition. That would encompass just about all modern semi-automatic firearms being sold in the USA today.

If such a gun ban were to pass it would also wipe out much of the small arms industry in the USA, that could not survive on winning government contracts alone, thus eliminating thousands of well paying American jobs.

You have to figure that such a measure would be considered extreme overreaching by the liberal Democrats that could never pass. But you never know for sure. If it did happen, the political blow back on the liberal Democrats and any Republicans who voted for the ban in the next primary season and election would be so severe in many parts of the country that many would never be re-elected. History shows that.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: BcdErick, 12/20/2012 12:56:56 AM     (No. 9075515)

They miss Andrew Breitbart so much it´s ridiculous. This is a bad story. It´s a foolish analysis and should be ignored. Only a few Republicans in the House and Senate have to cave and game is over. Obama, the rest of the socialists and the left wing haters win everything. The story should be about going on offense and never giving an inch in compromise. And how to mobilize people to become of this and do their part to oppose the efforts to steal our fundamental rights. Yet none of that was in this story.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Spidey, 12/20/2012 6:32:09 AM     (No. 9075650)

There´s plenty of dems who are in gun loving districts who are up for election in 2014.You can´t discount that on them getting enough votes.Schumer and Durbin are only two votes and they grandstand the sun coming up.

You don´t get any more far left than Sheila Jackson Lee but she comes from texas and says she doesn´t want to snatch guns.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Michaelus, 12/20/2012 6:43:27 AM     (No. 9075664)

Why does no on ever mention the simple fact that Connecticut has an assault weapons ban in place? Connecticut´s law is very similar to the Fed ban and it did not cover the Bushmaster nor would it cover most semi-auto .223´s or the even more lethal guns like Garands.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: neanderthal, 12/20/2012 7:53:38 AM     (No. 9075790)

That´s one of the reasons America went down the rabbit hole in 1970. Before that, crazy people were locked up in state insane asylums where they couldn´t get to guns. Does this offer a clue as to how to solve this problem of crazy people killing people?

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