Obama’s SSA change that endangered the ownership of firearms may not happen

This was an item of discussion at the WMSA General Meeting last night.


NRA Wins Victory as Congress Reverses Obama’s Social Security Gun Grab

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

NRA Wins Victory as Congress Reverses Obama's Social Security Gun Grab

Fairfax, Va. – The National Rifle Association Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) today scored a victory when Congress agreed to review, and likely revoke, a final rule by the Obama administration that would blindly strip law-abiding Americans of their Second Amendment rights.

“Congress’s decision to review the Obama administration’s back-door gun grab is a significant step forward in protecting a fundamental constitutional right for law-abiding gun owners,” said Chris W. Cox, executive director, NRA-ILA. “The NRA has been fighting this unconstitutional government overreach since it was first discussed and we look forward to swift congressional action.”

Last year, the Social Security Administration finalized a proposed rule to ban certain recipients who use a representative payee from owning firearms. This ill-conceived action affected the most vulnerable in America and stripped them of their right to keep and bear arms without due process.

The article continues here, at the NRA-ILA website.

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