Clinton changes handgun position
From NRA-ILA: NRA-ILA :: In The News
Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Rodham Clinton told Montana reporters Friday that she no longer favors national handgun registration and licensing, even as she supports such measures in her adopted state of New York.
"What I came out for was the New York law," the U.S. senator said in a noon conference call Friday. "I don't think there is any contradiction between defending Second Amendment rights and trying to keep guns out of the hands of" criminals and the mentally ill.
Read About It: BillingsGazette.com :: Clinton changes handgun position
Posted: 6/2/2008 12:10(:47) PM EDT
Not that I believe it...another politician's lips are moving. And, of course, why are the citizens of New York second-class citizens in her mind?
I posted this not to create a political discussion, but merely to highlight the interesting-to-me fact that, at this juncture, her campaign believed this was a wise thing to announce. :icon_neutral: