The New Gun Laws in Colorado

Ari Armstrong gives the Republicans hell over this.

When Democrats pass anti-gun bills, that’s just Democrats being Democrats. As State Senator Evie Hudak made clear, Democrats think that individuals are too stupid and irresponsible to make their own decisions and lead their own lives, so therefore Democrats must step in and control people’s lives for them. No surprise there. So it is the Republicans, who very often pretend to champion individual liberty and free markets, who are the real disappointment. Consider some examples.

Click through for his examples. While you can argue over constitutional rights vs other less specified rights, in general he has it right. To keep the far right out and voting Republican, the party continues to vote against liberty, yet is upset when laws against liberty are passed.

ht ThreeSources who quotes this line:

Colorado Republicans have developed a reputation — largely earned — for being the anti-gay, anti-immigration, anti-women party, and then Republicans stand around after getting their asses kicked, election after election, scratching their heads and wondering what happened.

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