Donald Trump: 'The 2nd Amendment Will Never Be Repealed In The US'
Tump referred to rallies across the United States on March 24
Following the recent mass shooting in Florida and the 'March of our lives' anti-gun rally in Washington D.C, President Donald Trump has stated that the second amendment will never be repealed in the US.
Tump referred to rallies across the United States on March 24 in response to the deadliest mass shooting in US history, The Parkland shooting.
"THE SECOND AMENDMENT WILL NEVER BE REPEALED! As much as Democrats would like to see this happen, and despite the words yesterday of former Supreme Court Justice Stevens, NO WAY. We need more Republicans in 2018 and must ALWAYS hold the Supreme Court!" US President Donald Trump stated.
The Trump administration has taken its first steps to ban ‘bump stocks’ as it formally submitted the legislation to ban the modification on Saturday.The new law will ban the firearm modification which enables high high-capacity rifles the ability to shoot as machine guns.
The Department of Justice (DOJ) submitted a regulation notice which said it will l “clarify that the definition of “machinegun” within the National Firearms Act and Gun Control Act including bump stock type devices.
THE SECOND AMENDMENT WILL NEVER BE REPEALED! As much as Democrats would like to see this happen, and despite the words yesterday of former Supreme Court Justice Stevens, NO WAY. We need more Republicans in 2018 and must ALWAYS hold the Supreme Court!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) March 28, 2018
SputnikNews reports: The Second Amendment to the US Constitution guarantees the right of Americans to keep and bear arms. Trump's comment refers to the rallies which took place across the United States on March 24 in response to one of the deadliest school massacres in US history — the Parkland shooting.
People from all across the United States gathered in Washington DC as well as other US cities on Saturday to call on Congress and local authorities to pass laws, which would stop gun violence. On Tuesday, retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens urged the protesters to demand the repeal of the second amendment, in an opinion piece for the New York Times.
On February 14, former student Nikolas Cruz, armed with a semi-automatic rifle, opened fire at students and teachers in his former high school in Parkland, Florida, killing 17 people and injuring 17 more.