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Monday, February 15, 2016
Cruz is Lying about Trump and Second Amendment
had guns. And they were just shooting them one by one, and then they broke in and had a big shootout and ultimately killed the terrorists. And I will tell you what — you can say what you want, if they had guns, if our people had guns, if they were allowed to carry, it would have been a much, much different situation."
But did you know that he first said it in January of last year, months before he began his run for president. After the attacks over Charlie Hebdo in January, Trump tweeted: it was France's stringent gun control laws – which have made France's police one of the few unarmed police forces in the world – that allowed the massacre to take place.
"If the people so violently shot down in Paris had guns, at least they would have had a fighting chance," wrote Trump on his Twitter feed. "Isn’t it interesting that the tragedy in Paris took place in one of the toughest gun control countries in the world? Remember, when guns are outlawed, only outlaws will have guns!"
The tweet caused Gerard Araud, the French Ambassador to the United States, to respond "it "repugnant in its lack of any human decency." The French just never seem to be able to step up to the plate.
And, Trump is a member of the NRA as are both of his sons. Trump also carries.
Posted by Blogger at 4:43 PM