This is a discussion on Barack Obama's View on 2nd Amendment Rights within the The Second Amendment & Gun Legislation Discussion forums, part of the Related Topics category; I suppose it's old news that Barack Obama does not support 2nd Amendment rights, but it's disheartening to see how a "former constitutional law professor" ...
I suppose it's old news that Barack Obama does not support 2nd Amendment rights, but it's disheartening to see how a "former constitutional law professor" apparently thinks RKBA applies to sporting purposes only:
PROTECTING GUN RIGHTS
Respect the Second Amendment: Millions of hunters own and use guns each year. Millions more participate
in a variety of shooting sports such as sporting clays, skeet, target and trap shooting that may not necessarily
involve hunting. As a former constitutional law professor, Barack Obama understands and believes in the
constitutional right of Americans to bear arms. He will protect the rights of hunters and other law-abiding
Americans to purchase, own, transport, and use guns for the purposes of hunting and target shooting.
Source: Barack Obama | Change We Can Believe In | Additional Issues (under Sportsment, "Read the full plan" PDF link)
Yes, it is old news, and seeing as how we've had the following threads on the matter:
Obama Campaign Staff :Still Open
Don't vote for Obama!
ALERT: OBAMA Supports NATIONAL BAN on CONCEALED CARRY...
Obama: Reinstate AWB...(MERGED)
Obama and gun control
I'm going to close this one as by judging from the previous threads on the matter, this one won't stay on topic for long.