America's First Freedom - September 2018 - 15

W W W. N R AT V.C O M

Moms Demand Action
Is Telling Candidates To
Lie To Get Elected

Shannon Watts' Moms Demand Action claims 90 percent
of Americans support gun control, but told a New York
candidate for U.S. Congress she wouldn't get elected if she
supported a ban on "assault weapons."

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nti-gunners are brazenly pursuing the goal of flipping the
.. House of Representatives to Democratic control this
November. The candidate in one of those races, New York
congressional candidate Tedra Cobb, was asked at a function
whether she thought "assault weapons" should be banned.

"And I said they should be banned," Cobb is heard saying on a video recorded by an
attendee and appearing on FreeBeacon.com. "And I said, ... 'I want you to know, Cindy, I
cannot say that.'"
Cobb continued: "And she said, 'Well, I want you to' and I said, 'I won't win.' I said
Moms Demand [Action] says, and Tricia Pleau said, 'Do not say that you want an assault
rifle ban, because you will not win.'"
It shouldn't surprise us to hear that Pleau, an activist with Moms Demand Action,
advised a candidate to lie to get elected. The anti-gun group repeatedly tells us that more
than  percent of Americans are in favor of banning these same firearms. If that were true,
why would they advise Cobb to lie? Why conceal a stance on an issue if  percent of the
voting population supports it? Could it be that support for strict gun control is not even
close to the levels that the Demanding Moms and other gun-ban groups claim?
Of course it's not, and the group's advice to Cobb proves it. If gun control were truly a winning
issue, Cobb could ride that wave all the way to Washington, .. But Pleau, Cobb and
Moms Demand Action's Shannon Watts know that Americans do not support their draconian
schemes to strip the Second Amendment of all meaning, so they must advise candidates to
mislead their constituency to win office-which they can then use to attain their goals
with impunity.
Even in this jaded age of doublespeak, the fact that leaders of the more correctly
named "Moms Demand Gun Control" are so willing to speak out of both sides of their
mouths is stunning. When a candidate is caught brazenly admitting to being complicit in
their deceit, we trust voters to render their own judgment.

ILLUSTRATION BY GARY LOCKE

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