Tag Archive for gun control

CRA AD-68 Assembly Forum: Candidates Play “I’m More Conservative Than You Are” Game

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A quirk in my schedule permitted me to attend Tuesday nights California Republican Assembly AD-68 forum at Orange City Hall last night featuring four Republicans running to replace Don Wagner in the assembly.  Chris Nguyen over at OC Political has a very, very homogenized play-by-play of the event and you can read it here.  To summarize,…

DPOC Backs Obama on Gun Control Legislation

  Santa Ana, CA – 4/2/2013 – The Democratic Party of Orange County (DPOC) voted unanimously on a Resolution to support President Obama’s proposed gun legislation. Recent tragedies of unimaginable scale, including the mass shootings in Newtown Connecticut, Aurora, Colorado and Tucson, Arizona have acted as a catalyst for renewed efforts to reduce violence caused by,…

Liberals Seek To be the Good Guys With Guns

In the aftermath of the Sandy Hook shootings the NRA’s Wayne LaPierre said; “The only way to stop a bad guy with a gun is with a good guy with a gun.” As a Liberal, fighting the right-wing insanity that is Orange County, I find myself agreeing with Mr. LaPierre.

Tea Party Whack Jobs Send Me Mail

I’m on some conservative mailing list.  It’s happened before.  One of my co-workers once registered me for membership in the Republican National Committee as a joke and it was the source of lots of entertainment during the Bush years.  And suddenly, it’s Deja Vu all over again. Check out the contents of an email from…

Colorado Shooting: Time to Tax Bullets?

Second Amendment enthusiasts decried politicizing the Aurora, Colorado movie theater shooting, lamenting if there was someone in the theater who was armed, they could have taken the gunman out. That’s a big assumption in a darkened theater, and what it they hit an innocent bystander while returning fire?