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Northam to Ban Guns
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Posted By: shalimar, 1/15/2020 12:52:31 PM

Fearing a repeat of the deadly violence that engulfed Charlottesville more than two years ago, Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam plans to declare a temporary emergency Wednesday banning all weapons, including guns, from Capitol Square ahead of a massive rally planned next week over gun rights. That's according to two state officials who were briefed on the plans but not authorized to speak publicly about them. The governor, a Democrat, plans to announce the plans at a news conference Wednesday afternoon because of credible threats of potential violence and extremism, one official said.


A gun-free zone filled with tens of thousands of people. What could go wrong?

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Reply 1 - Posted by: MattMusson 1/15/2020 12:55:49 PM (No. 289272)
He is running scared about next week's Pro-Gun rally in Richmond. When blood is spilled there, he will use this declaration as cover.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: justavoter 1/15/2020 1:09:14 PM (No. 289292)
This is like punching someone in the face and then you call them an extremist when they punch back.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Turninggrey 1/15/2020 1:17:17 PM (No. 289303)
Northam is like a cartoon character. This will be the classic case of unarmed citizens surrounded by an armed government.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: FleetUSA 1/15/2020 1:37:46 PM (No. 289336)
Police too?
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Paglia guy 1/15/2020 1:45:30 PM (No. 289344)
Governor Blackface Babykiller, champion of the fourth trimester abortion, is a Norfolk schmuck with his 19th century accent. As we say in Virginia Beach, he's part of what makes Norfolk grate.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: SALady 1/15/2020 1:46:52 PM (No. 289345)
You can't fix stupid. And the stupidity here isn't the governor or Congress that will pass this insanity. Sure, they are definitely stupid and evil. But it's the voters that actually elected them to office when they said clearly what they were going to do that are the problem!!!!
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Reply 7 - Posted by: texaspast 1/15/2020 1:47:19 PM (No. 289346)
Antifa too? I doubt it. Antifa is the left's storm troopers and are loved and protected by the left. You can bet Antifa will be there, and they will have clubs, pepper spray, mace and anything else they can think of - and they will be turned loose on the unarmed rally attenders.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Hermoine 1/15/2020 1:49:21 PM (No. 289349)
He should ban cars...I do believe that was the weapon of choice in Charlottesville.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: enemyofthestate 1/15/2020 1:51:41 PM (No. 289351)
Why is Blackface still in office? Any Republican would have been long gone. Blackface's credibility is zero.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: john56 1/15/2020 1:59:10 PM (No. 289360)
ooh, ooh, ooh! Lemme Guess. The order excludes his guards, right?
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Reply 11 - Posted by: fourpmfox 1/15/2020 2:05:12 PM (No. 289368)
That's just what we need, another magnet for trouble, another gun-free zone !!!
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Reply 12 - Posted by: jacksin5 1/15/2020 2:10:45 PM (No. 289372)
No guns huh? Bring pitchforks and torches.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: JediJerry 1/15/2020 2:16:20 PM (No. 289378)
When guns are outlawed, only outlaws will have guns. Someone please do some research on how many killings took place in gun-free zones and send it to the Blackface Baby Killer.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: Vaquero45 1/15/2020 2:17:43 PM (No. 289379)
He isn’t afraid of violence - he WANTS violence used against the marchers. He IS afraid of law-abiding citizens bearing arms.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: hammondb3 1/15/2020 2:30:58 PM (No. 289384)
I just read this story from another source and there was a picture of Northam. What happened to his FACE? It looks all.... I dunno... WHITE.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: BeatleJeff 1/15/2020 2:32:27 PM (No. 289386)
KKK Blackface turns the Virginia State Capital Building into a soft target.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: JubilationTCornpone 1/15/2020 2:33:09 PM (No. 289387)
Didn’t the governor order the state police to stand down during the “deadly violence that engulfed Charlottesville?”
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Reply 18 - Posted by: wakeupcall 1/15/2020 2:35:11 PM (No. 289389)
Soon to come from Marxist Communist democrats; As the Supreme Court has not ordered Virginia and other states to obey the 2 Amendment to not infringe on the rights of citizens to carry arms, we the elected political leadership are hereby banning all guns in the state of Virginia. Turn them in to government police officers or face years in jail if you are not killed when the state has to come and take them from you.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: hammondb3 1/15/2020 2:40:27 PM (No. 289393)
17, Charlottesville is West Virginia.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: Jennie C. 1/15/2020 2:45:18 PM (No. 289398)
How does the governor of VA have any jurisdiction over the Capitol grounds (or do they mean those in Richmond?). DC isn't part of VA.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: HammerDax56 1/15/2020 2:55:04 PM (No. 289402)
See? Both houses and the governor and lt. governor in Democrat hands? Media covers for them and destroys any evidence of blackface, sex assault and post-birth abortion. Next step: whatever disasters follow these draconian measures will be the fault of Trump voters and the Trump administration
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Reply 22 - Posted by: jinx 1/15/2020 2:57:40 PM (No. 289403)
Northam is a world class jerk. Why not ban knives while you are at it? Look at what happened to that young college student in NY two weeks ago.She was stabbed to death by black teenagers. Oh, that's right. She was white and her killers were black. Nothing to get upset over; let's move on.
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Reply 23 - Posted by: Wendybird 1/15/2020 2:58:47 PM (No. 289405)
I left Vermont when it was becoming demented, moving to nice, sensible, patriotic Virginia. Maybe I’m bad luck. Where to next?
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Reply 24 - Posted by: JunkYardDog 1/15/2020 3:07:25 PM (No. 289409)
Governor Fuhrer's law is unconstitutional. Challenge it in SCOTUS and have them say so.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: Strike3 1/15/2020 3:57:17 PM (No. 289427)
Interesting side show coming up here. If rural Virginians are made up of the same stuff they were forty years ago, the show will stop here.
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Reply 26 - Posted by: DVC 1/15/2020 4:08:44 PM (No. 289436)
Probably has the idea of arresting people who show up with ARs slung over their shoulders at the rally.
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Reply 27 - Posted by: judy 1/15/2020 4:27:17 PM (No. 289446)
I cannot wait to see if his security staff is exempt...
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Reply 28 - Posted by: mc squared 1/15/2020 4:35:18 PM (No. 289454)
And what will you security be carrying, Schiffbag? Bats and your purse? He's inciting rioting by claiming to prevent it.
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Reply 29 - Posted by: DVC 1/15/2020 4:50:19 PM (No. 289466)
#19, you are incorrect. I used to live about 50 miles from Charlottesville, and it is in Virginia. Home of the University of Virginia, founded by Thomas Jefferson. And Jefferson's Monticello is very nearby.
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Reply 30 - Posted by: Ribicon 1/15/2020 5:15:03 PM (No. 289483)
Are burned cork and shoe polish still allowed? Never know when someone might start feelin' transracial.
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Reply 31 - Posted by: thethirdruffian 1/15/2020 5:23:26 PM (No. 289490)
I've always preferred the traditional pitchfork for this kind of thing, anyway.
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Reply 32 - Posted by: tom7 1/15/2020 5:43:16 PM (No. 289497)
That would not "infringe on the right to keep and bear arms", would it ?
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Reply 33 - Posted by: Hermit_Crab 1/15/2020 6:10:14 PM (No. 289512)
I expect there will be some significant 'false flag' events at that rally. ANTIFA type infiltrators (or perhaps even actual government operatives) sneak in with guns, or something else to make the protectors of the Constitution look bad.
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Reply 34 - Posted by: udanja99 1/15/2020 6:26:39 PM (No. 289524)
#17, Northam wasn’t governor at that time. It was Clinton bag man Terry McAuliffe who sat by and watched the violence escalate after telling the police to stand down.
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Reply 35 - Posted by: Videodrone 1/15/2020 7:12:39 PM (No. 289560)
It has all the makings of a Buffalo jump - don't be a buffalo! look it up also, if you do go, leave your tracker (AKA Cell phone) At home
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Reply 36 - Posted by: Terry_tr6 1/15/2020 7:25:32 PM (No. 289563)
May we assume the politicians security guards will also comply?
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Reply 37 - Posted by: Scribelus 1/15/2020 8:43:02 PM (No. 289601)
Coonman Northam is a simple fascist who is afraid of the people he was elected to govern. His fear is well founded.
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Reply 38 - Posted by: DVC 1/15/2020 8:51:44 PM (No. 289610)
#20, that would clearly be the state capitol, not the national capitol which isn't even in his state, as you pointed out.
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Reply 39 - Posted by: PChristopher 1/16/2020 1:47:22 AM (No. 289725)
The Commucrats of Antifa will have them, use them, and then blame conservatives. The Media, who are likely part of the planning for it, will immediately call for the confiscation of anything that even remotely resembles a firearm. These are very dangerous times.
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