Erie, Colo. – A Colorado company is threatening to leave the state if a bill to ban high-capacity ammunition magazines becomes law. CBS4 Investigator Rick Sallinger toured the company in Erie. They said they would certainly prefer to stay. The company is called Magpul. Among other products, they make ammunition magazines which can hold up to 30 rounds. Tuesday night a state House committee took the first step towards banning them. The company’s chief operating officer, Doug Smith, made it clear to the state legislature that if the bill becomes law they will leave Colorado.
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We are splitting into separate nations. One will work, the other will not. The latter will then scream bloody murder about "Fairness," and take every dime they can get under any circumstances and by any means necessary.
Fortunately, they have thoughtfully disarmed themselves.
Not only that, the makers of automatic rifles, what the dim´s like to call assault weapons, should refuse to sell their weapons to ans law-enforcement in that state that passes the ban. if the public can´t have them neither should the cops.
Now if the manufacturers of ammo would somehow not fulfill the orders of the Feds, you know, oops, sorry, that´s on back order, and supply WalMart, Cabelas, Gander Mountain, and Billy Bob´s Shooting Supplies...
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Old Army Vet, 2/18/2013 4:55:15 PM (No. 9183584)
These are our elected officials trying to blame inanimate objects again. They should be talking about keeping guns out of the hands of mentally unstable people instead of trying to limit magazine capacity. Lawful gun ownership should not suffer because of a few screwballs that get hold of guns, most of the time illeaglly, and go on rampages with them. These idiots in State Houses across the country that want to confiscate guns don´t know the first thing about guns. They don´t want you to have guns because they cannot trust themselves with guns.
#5, makers of selective fire rifles and submachine guns ought to refuse to sell to any governmental level that insists on violating a citizen´s 2nd amendment right.
You see, the second amendment doesn´t say, "except if the feds or states don´t want the citizens to have it", so the 1934 act and the 1968 act and the 1986 acts all ought to go the way of the dinosaur - back to the way it was prior to 1934. The citizens should be as well armed or better than the federal government. If you want a 155mm in your front yard and can afford it, knock yourself out. Though the powder and shells cost a lot more than rifle rounds. Want an M1 MBT? If you can afford it - I hear its mileage isn´t that great.
Smith & Wesson, Colt, Ruger, Sig Sauer, and Glock -- are you paying attention? You need to fight back like this company against states and the fed government when they pass laws to restrict access to your products. QUIT SELLING ARMS TO STATES THAT ATTACK YOU!
If you don´t fight you will be out of business in the near future.
Thanks to that regressive disfunctional peacock named Cuomo, Remington Arms is in the same situation. About 6-8 states have already contacted them to woo them out of NY. Remington should move and take their 1500 workers with them.
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