TEXAS GOVERNOR CHALLENGES OBAMA ON GUN CONTROL: ‘COME AND TAKE IT’
Governor invokes revolutionary battle cry in defense of Texans’ Second Amendment rights
Adan Salazar | Infowars.com
The Republican governor’s statement comes amid announcements the Obama administration will act later this month to impose stricter rules on the selling and purchase of firearms.The president will meet with Attorney General Loretta Lynch Monday to discuss what actions can be taken to circumvent the Second Amendment without congressional authorization, the Washington Postreports.The new rules will reportedly seek to require private sellers to conduct background checks, as well as prevent people on the no-fly list from being able to purchase firearms.Meanwhile, Governor Abbott has made a strong show of support for Texans’ Second Amendment rights.
On Friday a new law came into effect allowing licensed citizens of the Lone Star State to openly carry holstered pistols.
— Greg Abbott (@GregAbbott_TX) October 28, 2015
“Obama wants to impose more gun control,” Abbott tweeted Friday. “My response? COME & TAKE IT.”