Google+

The Danger of Voting Versus The Danger of Guns

1

October 8, 2015 by skokielib

Think about this . . . . .

Republicans often talk about the need for stricter control of the voting process. They talk about all the voter fraud that takes place in this country. Yet, when challenged, they can’t actually point to any examples of voter fraud taking place. There are many studies showing that voter fraud is virtually non-existent. But hey, we need to be more careful, so we’re going to pass laws requiring a state issued ID in order to cast a vote.

Republicans are completely against any form of “gun control.” They have continuously opposed universal background checks. They are opposed to registration of weapons. They are opposed to any rules restricting who can own a gun. Over 30,000 Americans die from gun shots every year. There are quite a few studies that show gun ownership equals higher risk of gun violence. But there is no need to change anything. It isn’t the guns. It’s mental health. It’s lack of religion. It’s parenting. It’s the erosion of traditional values.

Besides, passing gun laws doesn’t work. People will still get guns.

But voter ID laws? They are very effective at stopping the voter fraud that Republicans can’t provide examples of.

http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonkblog/wp/2014/07/09/7-papers-4-government-inquiries-2-news-investigations-and-1-court-ruling-proving-voter-fraud-is-mostly-a-myth/

One thought on “The Danger of Voting Versus The Danger of Guns

  1. Jan Stone says:

    The NRA is kind of like a group of teenagers — they know everything and none of it has to make sense.

    Like

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 199 other followers

President Obama, VP Biden, NRA, Senate, House of Representatives, Human Rights, Entitlements, Obama-care, Women’s Rights, Gun Control, Hilary Clinton, Economy, Racism, Bigotry, Humanity, Iraq, Iran, Syria, Israel, NRA

2016 Presidential Election 2016 Presidential Race Conservative Politics Donald Trump GOP GOP hypocrisy Republican Republicans right-wing Right Wing Politics

Blog Stats

  • 11,259 hits

Others Elect2Care

Member of The Internet Defense League

%d bloggers like this: