The Progressive/Marxist gun grabbers want to infringe our Second Amendment rights, and will take ANY tack to accomplish that goal. In the words of famous Marine and shooting instructor, LtCol Jeff Cooper, “…a citizenry armed with rifles cannot be tyrannized.” Those Lefties care less about crime (as evidenced by the high crime rates in gun free Chicago), and more about control. And like Harry Reid who admittedly lied about Mitt Romney, but would not apologize saying “He didn’t win did he?” — the Left is unashamed to deceive if their ends are accomplished. Read on. TJ
By Bob Owens
Let’s make this very direct: New York Rep. Steve Israel is intentionally lying to his constituents, the wider American public, and to new ATF Director Thomas Brandon in a letter attempting to push the ban of some of the most common and least dangerous practice AR-15 ammunition in the market today.
In a letter first obtained by The Hill, Rep. Steve Israel (D-N.Y.) urges acting ATF Director Thomas Brandon to “act swiftly” to protect police officers from armor-piercing bullets. [READ THE LETTER BELOW.]
“In 2014 alone, 50 law enforcement officers were killed in the line of duty, a fact that underscores the necessity of the ATF to act swiftly to keep armor-piercing bullets that can be used in pistols off the streets,” Israel writes in the letter sent Tuesday.
Israel is requesting a meeting with the new ATF chief to discuss the stalled bullet ban.
Brandon took over this month after former ATF Director B. Todd Jones stepped down to pursue a career in the National Football League, following a failed attempt to prohibit certain armor-piercing bullets that are popular in AR-15 hunting rifles, but can also be used in handguns…
Read full article at Bearing Arms