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Barack Obama has just gotten a taste of what many of his presidential predecessors have had to swallow as it regards federal judicial appointments.
Their court appointments didn’t vote nearly the way their benefactor — the president — wanted them to vote. 313 more words
"Turn The NRA’s Weapon Against It": Gun Lobbyist, "I Have Never Believed In The General Practice Of Carrying Weapons"
In 1934, the National Rifle Association’s lobbyist testified in front of the House Ways and Means Committee about President Franklin Roosevelt’s National Firearms Act. “ 842 more words
In the wake of the horrific Isla Vista, California, mass killing, Americans have once again engaged the debate over gun proliferation. Victims’ families issue primal cries for regulation of these deadly weapons and gun activists respond by waving the Constitution and declaring their “fundamental right” to bear arms is sacrosanct. 1,155 more words