- uploaded: Dec 24, 2011
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There are many things to be thankful for this season; In this case: The Second Amendment (Amendment II) to the United States Constitution. It is the part of the United States Bill of Rights that protects the right of the people to keep and bear arms. It was adopted on December 15, 1791, along with the rest of the Bill of Rights.
"Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. We didn't pass it to our children in the bloodstream. It must be fought for, protected, and handed on for them to do the same, or one day we will spend our sunset years telling our children and our children's children what it was once like in the United States where men were free."~Ronald Regan.
And while gun-control bills in Congress have languished, the administration has started to chip around the edges with its own proposals.
"They're doing a pretty good job ... as Obama has said, 'under the radar.' There's a lot going on under that radar,": Regarding implementing gun control legislation - This statement made weeks prior to the lid being blown off "Operation Fast & Furious.