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Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee: Pass an assault weapons ban NOW!

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cakdep1

over 1 year ago

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Source: HOUSTON CHRONICLE


December 19, 2012


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    MaxVirtus

    over 1 year ago

    12766 Comments

    The 1994 ban proved to be ineffective! Punishing the innocent for the acts of the insane is not exactly a sane response to the problem. We should improve access to mental health care. Criminals DON'T obey the law and will still gain access to assault weapons illegally!

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    AMC22

    over 1 year ago

    14 Comments

    Only good points:
    "3. A more structured mental health support system for families that will allow them to get immediate assistance in regards to mental issues. There should be some pathway in which families can acknowledge mental issues within their family and seek public funded or private counseling services immediately.
    4. We must look at the design of primary and secondary schools in which these schools may need to have reinforced bullet proof windows and reinforced secure entrances."

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    Mongo1

    over 1 year ago

    342 Comments

    First she should surrender hers, yah that's right, You Too Bia-tch

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    Gronked

    over 1 year ago

    16 Comments

    The bodies were not even cold yet and the anti- gun people came out of the woodwork to push their agendas.

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    Chattykathy

    over 1 year ago

    8 Comments

    Go ahead and ban them,criminals and mercenaries will always find a way to get them,you're only going to take them away from law abiding citizens,good job. I just think its funny,after the Connecticut shooting they raised prices on firearms and ammunition,some stores stopped selling firearms. I wish people would stop and think for a second,if I was going to buy a gun to go out and injure people,would I go to a store and purchase it,or would I just find one off the street for half off? In other words the same people who do these shootings don't care if you ban them or raise the prices,because they always get their guns at a discount and now that you release these laws restricting assault arms from US that only means more will flock to the black market.

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    ajsdaddyBPD

    over 1 year ago

    2790 Comments

    KneeJERK reaction from a liberal. Who'd a thunk it?!

  • Ericm60_max50

    cakdep1

    over 1 year ago

    2930 Comments

    They all forget the constitutions words and meanings!

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    IowaNinersFan

    over 1 year ago

    15274 Comments

    The media and political figures will be milking the Conn. tragedy for all they can and for as long as they can.

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    darsavmo

    over 1 year ago

    11344 Comments

    The craziness and hysteria combined with political posturing has begun...

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