Dem Senator: If we had as Many Flu Deaths as Gun Deaths, “This Nation Would be up in Arms”

Democrat Senator Richard Blumenthal from Connecticut said that if we experienced as many deaths from illnesses as we do from guns, “this nation would be up in arms.” For an anti-gun zealot, the phrase “up in arms” is a little ironic. Maybe it was intentional. He’s referring to the 30,000 people who die every year in incidents involving guns. Of course, that figure is comprehensive. It includes suicides and even self-defense cases. Here’s what he said: “If 30,000 people in the United Read more […]