"How a politician stands on the Second Amendment tells you how he or she views you as an individual… as a trustworthy and productive citizen, or as part of an unruly crowd that needs to be lorded over, controlled, supervised, and taken care of."
Suzanna Gratia Hupp
(1959-) Texas State Representative (R), survivor of 'Luby's Massacre' where both her parents were among 23 people fatally shot and 50 others wounded
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That is exactly right. She went on to say that she regretted having obeyed the "no guns in the restaurant rule"...and had kept her gun with her. Instead she got to watch her parents being murdered.
 -- J Carlton, Calgary     
    This politician has some brains, unlike Maxine Waters and Sheila Jackson Lee. These two are embarrassing even to liberals.
     -- jim k, Austin, Tx     
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     -- Mary - MI      
     -- Mary - MI      
    In order to be a politician, you have to believe the latter... otherwise how could you accept the stolen loot (taxes) that pays your bills?
     -- Matthew, Peoples Republik of Kalifornia     
    politicians bah hum bug,, but not all are.
     -- Ken, mifflinburg     
     -- John, Prescott     
    I like it a lot. The quote does not touch on whether such arms possession is a right or not but rather, the focus is to personal prejudice.
     -- Mike, Norwalk     
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