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Rand Paul and Ted Cruz threaten filibuster on guns

Posted By admin On March 26, 2013 @ 10:14 am In Featured Stories | Comments Disabled

March 26, 2013

Sens. Rand Paul, Ted Cruz and Mike Lee are threatening to filibuster gun-control legislation, according to a letter they plan to hand-deliver to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid’s office on Tuesday.

“We will oppose the motion to proceed to any legislation that will serve as a vehicle for any additional gun restrictions,” the three conservatives wrote in a copy of the signed letter obtained by POLITICO.

Reid plans to bring up a gun-control measure that focuses on broadening background checks and cracking down on interstate gun-trafficking after the current Senate recess.

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[1] POLITICO: http://www.politico.com/story/2013/03/rand-paul-and-ted-cruz-threaten-filibuster-on-guns-89299.html?hp=f1

[2] Sen. Rand Paul: My filibuster was just the beginning: http://www.prisonplanet.com/sen-rand-paul-my-filibuster-was-just-the-beginning.html

[3] Will Sen. Rand Paul Filibuster Brennan Confirmation?: http://www.prisonplanet.com/will-sen-rand-paul-filibuster-brennan-confirmation.html

[4] Rand Paul and the Filibuster: http://www.prisonplanet.com/rand-paul-and-the-filibuster.html

[5] Jon Stewart voices support for Rand Paul filibuster: ‘Holy Howard Roark’s ghost’: http://www.prisonplanet.com/jon-stewart-voices-support-for-rand-paul-filibuster-%e2%80%98holy-howard-roark%e2%80%99s-ghost%e2%80%99.html

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