Skip to comments.Leahy on guns: Treat children better than deer
Posted on 01/16/2013 8:30:50 AM PST by Tailgunner Joe
The chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee said Wednesday that he supports closing the gun-show loophole and limiting high-capacity ammunition magazines, and said he'll convene the first hearings surrounding the Sandy Hook school shooting.
Sen. Patrick J. Leahy, the chamber's senior Democrat, said his home state of Vermont, which has a strong tradition of gun rights, has a rule limiting hunters using semiautomatic rifles to just six rounds of ammunition during deer-hunting seasons.
"Are we really saying as a nation we're going to be more protective of the deer than we are of our children? I think not," he said.
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What’s next for Leahy, ban cameras because they cause child pornography?
Leaky is really good at this reductio ad absurdum stuff.
Is he drooling in public yet? What is he now—about 90?
It’s not about hunting, it’s about a people protecting themselves from tyranny.
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