Skip to comments.Tea Party, Democrats team up to block lawmakers looking for gun perks
Posted on 05/29/2013 1:48:44 PM PDT by Zakeet
Its not a political alliance people are used to seeing. But in states like Texas and North Carolina, Tea Party supporters have been teaming up with Democrats to defeat measures that would expand gun rights for lawmakers but not the general public.
In Texas, the House defeated a measure on Sunday that would have given prosecuting attorneys and lawmakers permission to carry guns anywhere they wanted to in the state. Just 38 lawmakers voted for it, while 103 voted against.
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We deserve to pack because we're entitled to self-protection and you're not!
Another example of why people hate politicians.
And why they can’t be trusted any further than you can throw them.
They just make you want to puke.
Lawmakers should be forbidden carrying even a pocket knife while they’re in office. Abject fear is the proper state for them, all of them.
its true they are despicable self serving elitist trash. tell them i said so
Everyone is equal, but some are MORE equal than others!
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Nuthin preventing them from getting a CWP like the rest of us. They can afford it.
Unfortunately I will not live long enough to see politicians whipped out of the legislative halls naked.
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