Statements about Guns

"Florida sheriffs unequivocally support" the "stand your ground" law.

"Under President (George W.) Bush, prosecution of gun crimes was 30 percent higher than it is under President Obama."

Says the Obama administration is handing out a pamphlet titled, "What To Do When The Veteran In Your Classroom Attempts A Mass Shooting"

Wendy Davis is "fighting to bring ... Bloomberg-style gun control to Texas."

Virginia is "the number one state per capita in screening out people with mental illness from gun purchases."  

Says "Nathan Deal killed pro-gun bills in 2013."  

Mental health provisions related to mass shootings "got over 90 votes in the Senate."

"There are more guns than there are people in the United States."

"The CDC issued a report commissioned by President Obama just earlier this year, and it found some very inconvenient facts. Armed citizens are less likely harmed by attackers. Effectiveness of gun control laws is mixed. Gun buybacks don't work."

An average of seven children in America are killed by guns every day.

"1 percent of candidates that (the National Rifle Association) endorsed in 2012 won."

"Over the past twenty years, the number of homicides committed with a firearm in the United States has decreased by nearly 40 percent. The number of other crimes involving the use of a firearm has also plummeted, declining by nearly 70 percent."

"Rep. Frank Wolf voted to allow terror suspects to buy guns."

Says Ken Cuccinelli supported a law that could allow people to carry missile launchers into airports.

"America’s gun-related homicide rate … would be about the same as Belgium’s if you left out California, Illinois, D.C. and New Jersey, places with some of the strictest gun control laws in the U.S."

Says U.N. arms treaty will mandate a "new international gun registry."

The book Little Red Riding Hood is something "that’s been banned in America," but not assault weapons.

Says "your Legislative Assembly was within one vote of enacting each of those bills into Oregon law."

"Polls show that 96 percent of New Jerseyans – and 95 percent of gun households in the state – support expanding background checks to keep guns away from those who shouldn’t have them."

A United Nations working group has "adopted a proposed agenda" to enable member nations to "disarm civilians within their borders."

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