Tuesday, July 7, 2009
Political concerns, shortages cause spike in gun, ammo sales
President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden have been called many things since they took office in January. Now gun dealers and aficionados have given them another title. "Mr. Obama and Joe Biden are the best gun salesmen ever,"..."People are scared and buying everything they can." Fear of an Obama administration push for stricter gun control has, in part, helped fuel a nationwide run on firearms and ammunition that has kept store shelves empty and prices high. "Gun owners are politically savvy. The current administration poses a risk to the Second Amendment freedoms,"...She cited as an example Attorney General Eric Holder's call to reinstitute a ban on assault weapons, a ban that expired during George W. Bush's presidency...
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