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J H asked in Politics & GovernmentElections · 1 decade ago

Do you believe Obama will attack the second amendment?

Obama is associated with George Soros who is a globalist billionaire who promotes a total ban on individual gun ownership.

11 Answers

  • 1 decade ago
    Favorite Answer

    He already has for me...I am a victim of Crook (Cook) County and Chicago

    ABCs local DC anchor Leon Harris asked Obama, "One other issue that's of great importance here in the District as well is gun control. You said in Idaho recently... 'I have no intention of taking away folks' guns,' but you support the DC handgun ban." Obama's simple response: "Right." When Harris said, "And you've said that it's constitutional," Obama is clearly seen on tape nodding his head yes.

    Lott, John R. Jr. (Oct. 2008), America's 1st Freedom,

    Obama's Shifting Positions Leave Questions Unanswered On Guns

    page 64, 1p

    He may not be directly trying to go after guns but he will make it hard on LEGAL gun owners. He will sell America to the UN faster than some can say, "maybe we shouldn't have voted for him?"

    Facts about Obama.

    FACT: Barack Obama voted to allow reckless lawsuits designed to bankrupt the firearms industry.1

    FACT: Barack Obama wants to re-impose the failed and discredited Clinton Gun Ban.2

    FACT: Barack Obama voted to ban almost all rifle ammunition commonly used for hunting and sport shooting.3

    FACT: Barack Obama has endorsed a complete ban on handgun ownership.2

    FACT: Barack Obama supports local gun bans in Chicago, Washington, D.C., and other cities.4

    FACT: Barack Obama voted to uphold local gun bans and the criminal prosecution of people who use firearms in self-defense.5

    FACT: Barack Obama supports gun owner licensing and gun registration.6

    FACT: Barack Obama refused to sign a friend-of-the-court Brief in support of individual Second Amendment rights in the Heller case.

    FACT: Barack Obama opposes Right to Carry laws.7

    FACT: Barack Obama was a member of the Board of Directors of the Joyce Foundation, the leading source of funds for anti-gun organizations and “research.”8

    FACT: Barack Obama supported a proposal to ban gun stores within 5 miles of a school or park, which would eliminate almost every gun store in America.9

    FACT: Barack Obama voted not to notify gun owners when the state of Illinois did records searches on them.10

    FACT: Barack Obama voted against a measure to lower the Firearms Owners Identification card age minimum from 21 to 18, a measure designed to assist young people in the military.11

    FACT: Barack Obama favors a ban on standard capacity magazines.12

    FACT: Barack Obama supports mandatory micro-stamping.13

    FACT: Barack Obama supports mandatory waiting periods.2

    FACT: Barack Obama supports repeal of the Tiahrt Amendment, which prohibits information on gun traces collected by the BATFE from being used in reckless lawsuits against firearm dealers and manufacturers.14

    FACT: Barack Obama supports one-gun-a-month sales restrictions.9

    FACT: Barack Obama supports a ban on inexpensive handguns.9

    FACT: Barack Obama supports a ban on the resale of police issued firearms, even if the money is going to police departments for replacement equipment.9

    FACT: Barack Obama supports mandatory firearm training requirements for all gun owners and a ban on gun ownership for persons under the age of 21.9

    Source(s): Gun Owner, NRA member NObama '08
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  • 4 years ago

    Is it amazing how fast some gun owners worked with lightning speed to say "don't take away my gun" after 20 little babies were killed? Look, no one is attacking the Constitution. Have you heard anyone in power saying the country will repeal the 2nd Amendment? The are exceptions to free speech and to the right to protest. All anyone is talking about is putting some restrictions on the right to bear arms. Thank God, some gun owners and members of the NRA are finally seeing the light and are seriously talking about banning certain weapons.

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  • tom
    Lv 6
    1 decade ago

    No, he is the president, he cannot do too much in the way of "attacking the second amendment". However he may do things that effect guns that have nothing to do with the second amendment. But then i doubt that too.

    First of all i think he has far too many other priorities if he wins, than what to do about guns. If he improves the educational funding system, improves the health care funding, improves after school and community projects, he will be able to cut crime (or prevent it rising too fast) in a period when crime WILL rise due to the economic situation (normally crime rises as unemployment rises, only a months or possibly a year or two afterwards.

    Certainly he will be seen as a democrat coming in and presiding over higher crime, this will not be his fault, the same will happen if McCain wins. It is bush's, and also clinton's fault for pushing the economy far too much in order to make himself look more popular. It could also be seen as a direct consequence of the iraq war and the tax rebate which did not work.

    Obama may be associated with many people, but the constitution is there and exists as it does. If he wants to change it, he knows how to do this, but also knows it will be unpopular and unsuccessful, obama is not as dumb as bush, nor is McCain for that matter.

    For the previous poster, do you not think that a representative should represent his voters? Surely what many politicians do is to vote the way their constituents would want them to vote, that is democracy.

    As president he has a far wider constituency base than he does as senator.

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  • 1 decade ago

    He will move to appoint judges who will change it to mean a militia. The last vote was 5 to 4 because of Bush's appointments. Had Kerry been elected we would have lost the right to individually own a gun.

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  • netjr
    Lv 6
    1 decade ago

    This will be done through the UN. Watch us "join a UN resolution" that will superseed our constitution.

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Absolutely not. He's already stated that he would not outlaw gun ownership. Next

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  • 1 decade ago

    No, but I would. Besides McCain will get rid of the first amendment., and that is far worse.

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  • Obama
    Lv 5
    1 decade ago

    He can take me guns from my cold dead hands!

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    No he knows better -- even if he believed in it

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  • 1 decade ago

    He'll shoot it full of holes.

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