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on January 11, 2017 in World News

Jeff Sessions in Confirmation Hearings: Right to Bear Arms ‘Historic,’ Constitutionally Protected

by AWR Hawkins Sen. Jeff Sessions, attorney general nominee, answered questions during the January 10 confirmation hearing about the Second Amendment, making clear that the right to bear arms is “historic” and constitutionally protected. C-SPAN reported that Sen. John Kennedy (R-LA) said, “In Louisiana, Senator, we believe that love is the answer. But we also believe that we have the right under the Constitution to own a gun, just in case. Could you share with me your thoughts on the Second Amendment?” Sessions responded, “Well, I do believe the Second Amendment is a personal right. It is a historic right of the… View Article

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