“Confiscation could be an option. Mandatory sale to the state could be an option. Permitting could be an option — keep your gun but permit it.”
Yeah, he was allegedly talking last week about a new potential ban on “assault weapons” (whatever the hell those are) might work in NY. But everyone knows that’s merely a convenient “stalking horse” for their real agenda: gutting the 2nd Amendment.
But he’s apparently not alone. As Jonn noted here a few minutes ago, it looks like that “great scholar” Biden is also considering recommending the POTUS practice legislation via Executive Order on this issue. I’m guessing Joe the Scholar is recommending that since he knows chances of getting any kind of meaningful Federal gun control law passed anytime soon are about the same as those of a June or July snowfall in Phoenix, AZ. Even many of his Democratic colleagues aren’t that crazy.
But what does the Left have to lose? When you can’t get what you want legally, illegal subterfuge is just about all you have left.