By Tom Knighton
It’s all over but the crying. Brett Kavanaugh is an associate justice of the Supreme Court. Despite every single effort that the Democrats could muster, they were unable to derail his confirmation.
And they certainly tried. Let’s give them that.
Now that it’s over, anti-gun groups are in absolute hysterics that Kavanaugh was confirmed.
Groups dedicated to combatting gun violence groups issued statements lamenting the confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh, which they said will lead to the Supreme Court’s drifting further in the direction of the pro-gun lobby.
The Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence, named for former congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords who was herself a victim of gun violence, said Kavanaugh’s ascension to the court is “indefensible” considering what that group called his “extreme positions on the Second Amendment”.
The Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence, meanwhile, called Saturday’s confirmation a “sad day for America.”
In a fiery statement, Brady co-presidents Kris Brown and Avery Gardner said that Kavanaugh lacked the ability to be impartial on the subject of gun control, citing both his testimony and the NRA’s financial support of his confirmation.
“He is a Second Amendment extremist who rationalized his belief during the confirmation process that assault weapon bans are …Read the Rest
Source:: Bearing Arms