goes against NRA.
Donald Trump last week took the unorthodox step of pledging to challenge the National Rifle Association to build support for congressional action.
Fortunately, his spineless, waffling ass is not involved in the legislating process in this country.
Republicans argue Feinstein’s bill doesn’t do enough to protect against situations where someone mistakenly on a terror watch list, or mistakenly suspected of links to terror groups, would be denied their Second Amendment rights.
“That proposal doesn’t protect our constitutional rights,” Cornyn argued on the floor last week.
But Democrats maintain the time limitations in Cornyn’s alternative would make it functionally impossible to actually prevent suspicious individuals from purchasing firearms.
“It’s a way for them to say they’re doing something when they are doing nothing,” said Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.), who last week also derided the Cornyn proposal as “intended to never deny a gun, or almost never, even to a terrorist.”
I find it hilarious that the Democrats pull the same "we're not technically making it illegal" bullshit tactics for guns that the pachyderms use on abortion. It almost makes me believe in a higher power with a sense of humour. Almost.Supreme Court
upholds assault weapons ban. Between this and the "cops can fuck up initially stopping and searching you" decision in the past couple days, this pack of judicial fucktards is back to doing what they do best -- shoving a large gavel up the ass of the American citizen.Guns bills
in the Senate right now.
Diogenes of Sinope: "It is not that I am mad, it is only that my head is different from yours."
Arnold Judas Rimmer, BSC, SSC: "Better dead than smeg."