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Patrick unveils gun control bill
Boston Herald, by Chris Cassidy

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Posted By:John c, 1/16/2013 7:12:48 PM

Gov. Deval Patrick announced a gun control bill today that targets mental illness, closes a background-check loophole at gun shows “Mental illness is a disease that can be treated, and our communities are safer when the appropriate services and supports are available for people in need,” said Patrick in a statement. “I am encouraged by the palpable consensus in our Legislature that the time for action is now. All of us must pull in the same direction to bring about real change in this state and across the country.” Patrick’s plan comes hours before his State of the State address

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A future presidential candidate from the liberal state of MA, takes his cue from the phony in the WH.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: 6079 Smith, W, 1/16/2013 7:34:13 PM     (No. 9121050)

Let me get this straight...they are going to pass new gun control laws to make everyone safer. So are they saying that the laws the passed before were flawed? Are these same people passing the new laws? Will these not also be flawed? So, the default liberal policy is to have more of what made the problem worse in the first place! There appears to be no concern about the policies regarding institutionalizing unstable people who need supervision re: their medication. I do believe this was a brain child of Carter.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: hamrman, 1/16/2013 7:40:02 PM     (No. 9121060)

Another lunatic roaming the streets!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Persecutor2, 1/16/2013 7:46:36 PM     (No. 9121080)

I have to say, I´m pretty surprised at how lame some of these new gun-control proposals are. OK, NY state went off the deep end with that 7-round magazine garbage, but that´s NY, the unfortunate majority of those people are idiot sheep anyway. But background checks at gun shows? "Dealers" at gun shows already have to do background checks. One gun a month? Kind of old hat, has nothing whatsoever to do with Newtown, as a practical matter a pain but no real impediment to the average citizen arming himself. I do wonder what "high-powered ammunition" would mean, and how "Restricted" the "access" would be. But this is Maryland, with an Obama wanna-be as governor, another blue sheeple state. I´m not hyperventilating over 0´s executive orders either, they seem to be pretty much liberal bureaucratic claptrap and passing the buck to Congress for the heavy lifting. Even that "snitch doctor" stuff is voluntary--and I can voluntarily tell any would-be snitch doctor to get stuffed. I know all about the camel and his nose, but I´m kinda surprised at how un-radical most of this stuff is.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: lhlande, 1/16/2013 8:37:04 PM     (No. 9121170)

Boy there is just not enough room in the loony bin for always left right wing idiots.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: ArtieC, 1/16/2013 9:36:46 PM     (No. 9121245)

If mental illness is a disease that can be treated, why aren´t liberals getting the treatment they need?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: woodsman, 1/16/2013 11:22:42 PM     (No. 9121354)

Howie Carr refers to him as Obama´s mini-me

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Trigger2, 1/17/2013 4:58:38 AM     (No. 9121560)

Deval Patrick is the same lunatic that can´t find 19,000 welfare parasites milking the system.

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