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OF COURSE IT DOES! Feinstein Gun Ban Proposal Exempts Government Officials

January 26, 2013

America is quickly becoming a country with two sets of rules. One for Politicians and the media which serves them, and another for everyone else.

The Weekly Standard reports…

Not everyone will have to abide by Senator Dianne Feinstein’s gun control bill. If the proposed legislation becomes law, government officials and others will be exempt.

“Mrs. Feinstein’s measure would exempt more than 2,200 types of hunting and sporting rifles; guns manually operated by bolt, pump, lever or slide action; and weapons used by government officials, law enforcement and retired law enforcement personnel,” the Washington Times reports.

The Huffington Post confirms these exemptions, and adds that guns owned prior to the legislation becoming law will be permissible, too. “[T]he bill includes a number of exemptions: It exempts more than 2,200 hunting and sporting weapons; any gun manually operated by a bolt, pump, lever or slide action; any weapons used by government officials and law enforcement; and any weapons legally owned as of the date of the bill’s enactment.”

The bill’s measures include stopping “the sale, manufacture and importation of 158 specifically named military-style firearms and ammunition magazines that hold more than 10 rounds. It would also ban an additional group of assault weapons that accept detachable ammunition magazines and have at least one military characteristic,” according to the Huffington Post.

This is no different than David Gregory being excused from breaking the law based on nothing more than who he is.

Government employees are not special.

They work for us, not the other way around.

Not that you’d know that lately.

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  1. January 27, 2013 12:53 pm

    Four legs good, two legs better!

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