You go girl! The more Democrat presidential candidate Hillary uses gun control as a … make that the way to put clear air between her and fellow presidential aspirant Bernie Sanders, the harder it will be for Ms. Clinton to paint herself as a moderate on gun control come the general election (should she make it that far). Referring to Mr. Sanders’ debate pronouncement that “all the shouting in the world” won’t move the needle on gun control, Ms. Clinton told a gathering of Texas Latinos that . . .
“I’ve been told by some quit talking about this, to quit shouting about this,” Clinton said at a rally with Latinos in San Antonio. “I will tell you right now, I will not be silenced and we will not be silenced — we must continue to speak out. I will keep taking on the NRA.”
As predicted, Ms. Clinton is adhering to a divide and conquer strategy on guns, attempting to split “sensible gun owners” from the “extremist,” not-to-say terrorist NRA. Look for the former First Lady to focus her anti-gun efforts on America’s oldest civil rights organization, rather than gun control per se.
Meanwhile, I wonder if gun running from Libya to Syria will come up in her the former Secretary of State’s testimony to the Benghazi committee….