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EPA Pushes Gun Control Through Green Ammo Mandate
Posted By admin On December 27, 2013 @ 6:41 am In Featured Stories,Tile | Comments Disabled
December 27, 2013
Gun Control: Thanks to government regulations, the closing of the last U.S. lead smelter and a push for “green” lead-free ammunition, ammo prices will skyrocket. Does the Second Amendment threaten the environment?
Having been stymied by court defeats such as the Supreme Court’s deciding that the Second Amendment does indeed confer a right to keep and bear arms on individuals throughout the United States, advocates of a gun-free America and a disarmed citizenry are taking a different approach: Go after the ammunition through regulations that stifle domestic production and force the use of more expensive and eco-friendly substitutes.
Expanded regulations issued by the Environmental Protection Agency have forced the closing as of Dec. 31 of the country’s last bullet-producing lead smelter — a facility operated by Doe Run Co. in Herculaneum, Mo., that first opened its doors in 1892. As a result of the closure, a company press release notes, 145 Doe Run employees and some 73 contractors will lose their jobs.
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 Investors.com: http://news.investors.com/ibd-editorials/122613-684284-epa-gun-control-through-green-ammunition-mandates.htm
 Allen West, NRA warn EPA causing ammo shortage in back-door gun grab: http://www.prisonplanet.com/allen-west-nra-warn-epa-causing-ammo-shortage-in-back-door-gun-grab.html
 What the Media is Not Telling You About Future Lead Ammo Shortages: http://www.prisonplanet.com/what-the-media-is-not-telling-you-about-future-lead-ammo-shortages.html
 Gov Targets Ammo Supply Lines: Prices to Rise Sharply As America’s Last Lead Supplier Calls It Quits: http://www.prisonplanet.com/gov-targets-ammo-supply-lines-prices-to-rise-sharply-as-americas-last-lead-supplier-calls-it-quits.html
 Report: Cali. Lead Ban to Triple Ammo Prices: http://www.prisonplanet.com/report-cali-lead-ban-to-triple-ammo-prices.html
 Weapons Manufacturer: Big Sis Attempting to Exhaust Ammo Supplies: http://www.prisonplanet.com/weapons-manufacturer-big-sis-attempting-to-exhaust-ammo-supplies.html
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