A new strategy to implement stricter gun control laws is being proposed to merge the FBI and the ATF.
The new giant monolith could better crush the Second Amendment rights of United States citizens, according to liberal advocacy group The Center for American Progress.
A two-year study by the group with close ties to Obama concluded—no surprise here—that the ATF by itself couldn’t adequately enforce gun laws and sufficiently regulate the firearms industry.
But before we break out the violins for an overwhelmed ATF, let’s remember that our Founding Fathers put the Second Amendment in the Bill of Rights in large part to keep government from regulating guns so that the gun owner would have the element of surprise to protect himself or herself again unlawful intrusions of these enshrined rights by government since an armed population is the best defense and most efficient method of preserving national freedom and personal liberty.
But some people either don’t get it, or they do get it and they clearly no longer want us to have a free country. One such individual is Center for American Progress Senior Vice President Arkadi Gerney, who said: “Too often, the leadership, management, and resources lag behind the dedication of the agents.” Huh? Dedication to do what? To disarm Americans en masse? The Hitlers of history had that kind of dedication, and we must neither be doomed to repeat those lessons paid for by the blood of our grandparents of ‘The Greatest Generation,’ nor empower new Stalins and Lenins and Obamas whose gun control ideology is virtually identical.
Gun-grabbing Gerney went on to say: “With 33 people murdered with guns in the United States every day, it is time to think big about how best to fulfill the ATF’s mission.”
Well, Mr. Gerney, here’s our suggestion from Gun Owners of America Executive Director Larry Pratt: “The best way to fulfill the ATF’s mission: Dismantle it and merge it with nothing.”
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