We have the Second Amendment (2nd Amendment) for a host of reasons; BUT, mainly it is to ENSURE the other Nine Amendments (9 Amendments) in the Bill of Rights are not abridged, AND protect the citizenry from a TYRANICAL GOVERNMENT.
A tyrannical government was something our founders understood all too well!
As I mentioned in > Don’t Stock up on Guns (Dec 2008) AND Will You be a Criminal too (Jan 2009), there are only a couple of reasons to disarm law abiding citizens: one is to ensure only criminals have guns, and the other reason is so sinister that it should be grounds for impeachment (or recall) who support it: The abrogation of our Second Amendment Rights.
Below are the names of the 46 senators who have abandoned their oath of office and their sworn duty to protect the Constitution of the United States of America:
Baldwin (D-WI), Baucus (D-MT), Bennett (D-CO), Blumenthal (D-CT), Boxer (D-CA), Brown (D-OH), Cantwell (D-WA), Cardin (D-MD), Carper (D-DE), Casey (D-PA), Coons (D-DE), Cowan (D-MA), Durbin (D-IL), Feinstein (D-CA), Franken (D-MN), Gillibrand (D-NY), Harkin (D-IA), Hirono (D-HI), Johnson (D-SD), Kaine (D-VA), King (I-ME), Klobuchar (D-MN), Landrieu (D-LA), Leahy (D-VT), Levin (D-MI), McCaskill (D-MO), Menendez (D-NJ), Merkley (D-OR), Mikulski (D-MD), Murphy (D-CT), Murray (D-WA), Nelson (D-FL), Reed (D-RI), Reid (D-NV), Rockefeller (D-WV), Sanders (I-VT), Schatz (D-HI), Schumer (D-NY), Shaheen (D-NH), Stabenow (D-MI), Udall (D-CO), Udall (D-NM), Warner (D-VA), Warren (D-MA), Whitehouse (D-RI), Wyden (D-OR) (list Provided by Luis Pacelli at Freedom Works )
Not only are those mentioned above ‘oath breakers’ – they are traitors to their office and perpetrate treason on every citizen whom they were elected to serve!