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Hillary And Obama Are Lying About Gun Industry Protections

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

We expect politicians to give one side of a story to propel their chosen narrative. But how is it that President Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton are getting away with this whopper about gun makers?

On January 7 President Obama had in an op-ed in The New York Times that said, “Congress has … guaranteed that [gun] manufacturers enjoy virtual immunity from lawsuits, which means that they can sell lethal products and rarely face consequences. As parents, we wouldn’t put up with this if we were talking about faulty car seats. Why should we tolerate it for products — guns — that kill so many children each year?”

Hillary Clinton said in the first Democratic debate that America’s gun manufacturers “are the only business in America that is wholly protected from any kind of liability. They can sell a gun to someone they know they shouldn’t, and they won’t be sued. There will be no consequences.”

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