Obama On Gun Violence: ‘Shame On Us If We’ve Forgotten’ Newtown


I am sorry but with polling that reflects that your average N.R.A member and the rest of us support stricter background checks, a reasonable waiting period and closing the loopholes that are in place for gun shows and on-line purchasing, our legislators are showing their true colors, a heavily funded lobby group, the N.R.A, trumps the voter time and again. This is deplorable. We are not a country of vigilantes, we are country founded on the principle of law and the second amendment is quite specific about the link between a Well-regulated Militia and the right to bear arms. Our right to life is in the constitution, the right to bear arms is in the Bill of Rights, an afterthought. Life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness came first and I would like to hear how in the world someone’s right to a gun came to be more important than my right to not be shot.
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