Sen. Dick Durbin smeared the membership of the NRA in today’s Second Amendment, gun control hearing. After a tussle over background checks with LaPierre, Durbin asked the head of the NRA if he agreed to the sentiment of his members that they needed ‘assault weapons’ to protect themselves from the government and the police.
LaPierre responded that indeed the 2nd amendment was added to the Constitution by men who had lived under the tyrannical rule of King George and wanted to ensure that free people never lived under tyranny again. Durbin then looked directly at the very liberal Baltimore County Police Chief and said:
“Well Chief Johnson, you’ve heard it. The belief of the NRA is the 2nd amendment has to American citizens the fire power to fight back against you…”
Of course the liberal police chief played along and responded with disdain at the idea. Total smear by Durbin. Only from Illinois. ...More HERE