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Mon May 6, 2019, 05:35 PM

Gun rights activists fill state Capitol for gun rights rally

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) ó Gun rights advocates packed the rotunda of the Pennsylvania Capitol on Monday for an annual Second Amendment rally, pushing their legislative priorities and cheering a call for the Pittsburgh mayor's impeachment.

Gun owners roared when the event's organizer, Republican Rep. Daryl Metcalfe, announced that he will ask fellow lawmakers to support his proposal to impeach Pittsburgh's "rogue mayor" over recently enacted gun regulations.

Democratic Mayor Bill Peduto signed legislation last month restricting assault weapons, banning armor-piercing bullets and allowing temporary seizure of guns from people determined to be a danger to themselves or others.

A House Republican spokesman said, however, that caucus leaders are not interested in impeaching Peduto "or any other freely elected office holders."

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Response to TexasTowelie (Original post)

Mon May 6, 2019, 07:18 PM

1. Some ignorant looking white wing gun-strokers at that rally.

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Response to Hoyt (Reply #1)

Tue May 7, 2019, 04:46 AM

2. Harrisburg is located

In the middle of the Alabama part of the state. Didnít have to go far to find gun-totiní Trumpers.

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Response to Freddie (Reply #2)

Tue May 7, 2019, 07:52 AM

3. The Lehigh Valley is NRA country too

I've lived in the Lehigh Valley a long time, and the NRA has great influence here too. I see a huge number of NRA car window decals, caps, jackets, etc. Northampton County voted for Trump.

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