Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) was slammed by the daddy of a college capturing sufferer for a video displaying himself firing an assault-style rifle as America reels from a collection of lethal mass shootings.
“Now, why would anybody need to own an AR-15?” Graham, who vehemently opposes President Joe Biden’s proposal to ban the military-style weapons, rhetorically requested Thursday in tweets accompanying the brief clip.
Graham, a outstanding Donald Trump sycophant who shares the GOP’s allegiance to the gun foyer, answered his personal query by fearmongering over a “modern world without any police protection, because that’s just the way the times are in which we live in.”
See Graham’s tweets right here:
The photo-op adopted Graham’s feedback days earlier about utilizing a firearm to guard his property within the occasion of a pure catastrophe.
“I own an AR-15. If there’s a natural disaster in South Carolina where the cops can’t protect my neighborhood, my house will be the last one that the gang will come to, because I can defend myself,” Graham instructed Fox News’ Chris Wallace.
Fred Guttenberg, whose 14-year-old daughter Jaime was killed within the 2018 Parkland, Florida, college capturing, accused Graham of displaying off “with the weapon used to kill my daughter and the weapon of choice for mass murderers.”
“Today, Lindsey will cost lives,” Guttenberg warned. “Lindsey, all future mass murderers are paying attention to you and you just showed them what to use.”
Mass killers have slain 22 folks in three U.S. mass shootings in current weeks.
Others had been equally disgusted:
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