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Old 10-17-2012, 07:56   #159
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Originally Posted by countrygun View Post
* 1994 to 2001 Obama was on the board of the anti-gun Joyce Foundation. This foundation is the largest funding source for radical anti-gun groups in the country.
* 1996 Obama supported a ban on the manufacture, sale and possession of handguns.
* 1999 Obama proposed a 500 percent increase in the excise taxes on firearms and ammunition. This tax would effectively punish gun owners for buying guns and ammunition.
* 2003 Obama voted in support of legislation that would have banned privately owned hunting shotguns, target rifles and black powder rifles in Illinois.
* 2004 Obama voted against legislation intended to protect homeowners from prosecution in cases where they used a firearm to halt a home invasion.
Now that's some past behavior!
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