Wasn’t this the original intent of our Founders? Yes. Ben Carson really hits the nail on the head.
Sunday on CBS’s “Face the Nation,” Republican presidential candidate Dr. Ben Carson said the Second Amendment is for ” if we have a time when we have the wrong people in office, and they want to dominate the people, the people will be able to defend themselves.”
When asked about passage in his book in which he says confiscating the guns of American citizens would violate the Constitution and render the citizenry vulnerable to criminals and tyrants Carson said, “I’m talking about is the reason that we have a Second Amendment. This is a book about the Constitution, and the Second Amendment is part of it it’s there for the reasons that I stated in the book. In case of invasion by foreign power, the people would be able to aid the military, and also if we have a time when we have the wrong people in office, and they want to dominate the people, the people will be able to defend themselves. As Rep. Daniel Webster (R-FL) eloquently said, ‘the people of America will never suffer under tyranny because they’re armed.’”
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