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Editorial: Was Fast And Furious A Gun-Control Plot?

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Investors.com [1]
June 24, 2011

Scandal: Rather than a botched attempt to catch criminals, was the ATF program actually an attempt to advance gun-control efforts by an administration that has blamed Mexican violence on easy access to U.S. weapons?

If “Operation Fast and Furious” was merely a botched attempt at law enforcement, why was a supervisor of the operation, David Voth, “jovial, if not, not giddy but just delighted about” marked guns showing up at crime scenes in Mexico, as career Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives agent John Dodson told Rep. Darrell Issa’s House Oversight Committee?

Perhaps because all was going as planned until it was learned that two of the AK-47s recovered at the scene of the fatal shooting of Border Patrol agent Brian Terry in December were bought in ATF’s Operation Fast and Furious. That wasn’t supposed to happen.

“Allowing loads of weapons that we knew to be destined for criminals — this was the plan,” Dodson testified to the panel. “It was so mandated.”

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[4] GOP sues to force Obama compliance on Fast and Furious: http://www.prisonplanet.com/gop-sues-to-force-obama-compliance-on-fast-and-furious.html

[5] Feinstein Uses ‘Fast and Furious’ to Make Case for National Gun Registration: http://www.prisonplanet.com/feinstein-uses-fast-and-furious-to-make-case-for-national-gun-registration.html

[6] Terry family wants criminal charges against officials responsible for Fast and Furious: http://www.prisonplanet.com/terry-family-wants-criminal-charges-against-officials-responsible-for-fast-and-furious.html

[7] Fast And Furious Scandal: Man Claims To Have Shot U.S. Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry: http://www.prisonplanet.com/fast-and-furious-scandal-man-claims-to-have-shot-u-s-border-patrol-agent-brian-terry.html

[8] Holder heading to House hot seat, Fast and Furious grilling on the way: http://www.prisonplanet.com/holder-heading-to-house-hot-seat-fast-and-furious-grilling-on-the-way.html

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