By Bob Owens
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is attempting to exploit the death of an aide with a weapon already illegal under federal law to try to strip away you basic natural right to armed self-defense.
The aide to Gov. Cuomo who died nine days after he was hit by a stray bullet before the J’Ouvert celebration on Labor Day helped craft the state’s tough gun control law.
But the SAFE act proved to be no protection to 43-year-old Carey Gabay “because it’s not enough, because guns are coming in from other states,” Gov. Cuomo said Thursday.
“The cruel irony here is that we passed the toughest gun control law in the country here in New York,” Cuomo said at a Harlem breakfast hosted by the Amsterdam News.
“As long as you can get a gun from some state down south, put it in a trunk and drive it up, it’s gonna get into this state, and that’s what’s happening,” he said.
You are a vile, lying, opportunistic jerk, Governor Cuomo.
Submachine guns like the MAC-10 blamed for Gabay’s death have been tightly regulated under federal law since the 1934 National Firearms Act. They are so tightly regulated that there has been precisely one …read more
Source:: Bearing Arms