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Right to Bear Arms Not a Partisan Issue

Posted By Conn Carroll On June 26, 2008 @ 2:51 pm In Legal | Comments Disabled

As the two videos below show, one from Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchinson (R-Tex.) and another from Sen. Jon Tester (D-Mont.), leaders in both parties share the belief the Constitution’s Second Amendment is an individual right of all Americans unconnected with service in a militia. Today’s Supreme Court decision [1] affirming this understanding is a welcome development for our republic.

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8mN1TVDnuGk[/youtube]

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oqxy6W-ftU8[/youtube]


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