"The district attorney warned lawmakers that they were 'playing into the hand' of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) and other terrorists, pointing to ISIS publications describing the ease of buying guns in some American states."
"This bill is supported, I'm sure, by ISIS," Vance asserted, just to make sure the headlines would be hysterical and the herd would be properly spooked. "ISIS points its readers to America and how they can easily obtain guns by going to states where there are no permitting requirements. So ISIS is paying close attention to this bill as well."
For "Progressives," every day is Opposite Day, so leave it to one of their key players to declare the very thing the Founders deemed "necessary to the security of a free State" to be its undoing. And that, of course, requires that "the right of the people to keep and bear arms [BE] infringed."