Liberals don't want to take all guns or even most guns. They want some common sense regulations in place.
#12 | POSTED BY SYCOPHANT
Do you really believe that?
"I don't believe people should be able to own guns." President Barack Obama, during conversation with economist and author John Lott Jr. at the University of Chicago Law School in the 1990s
"If I could have gotten...an outright ban Mr. and Mrs. America turn in your guns' I would have!" Senator Diane Feinstein
Confiscation could be an option. Mandatory sale to the state could be an option." Andrew Cuomo
"I do not believe in people owning guns. Guns should be owned only by [the] police and military." Michael Dukakis
"[To get a] permit to own a firearm, that person should undergo an exhaustive criminal background check. In addition, an applicant should give up his right to privacy and submit his medical records for review to see if the person has ever had a problem with alcohol, drugs or mental illness ... The Constitution doesn't count!" John Silber, candidate for Governor of Massachsetts
"I think you have to do it a step at a time and I think that is what the NRA is most concerned about. Is that it will happen one very small step at a time so that by the time, um, people have woken up, quote, to what's happened, it's gone farther than what they feel the consensus of American citizens would be. But it does have to go one step at a time and the banning of semiassault military weapons that are military weapons, not household weapons, is the first step." Mayor Barbara Fass, Stockton, CA
"Banning guns addresses a fundamental right of all Americans to feel safe." Senator Diane Feinstein, 1993
"The Brady Bill is the minimum step Congress should take ... we need much stricter gun control, and eventually should bar the ownership of handguns, except in a few cases." U.S. Representative William Clay, quoted in the St. Louis Post Dispatch on May 6, 1991.
"I don't care about crime, I just want to get the guns." Senator Howard Metzenbaum, 1994
"My bill ... establishes a 6-month grace period for the turning in of all handguns." U.S. Representative Major Owens, Congressional Record, 11/10/93
"We want everything on the table. This is a moment of opportunity. There's no question about it ... We're on a roll now, and I think we've got to take theyou know, we're gonna push as hard as we can and as far as we can." Illinois Rep Jan Schakowsky says assault rifle ban just the beginning, moment of opportunity' and seeks to ban handguns (2013).
"People who own guns are essentially a sickness in our souls who must be cleansed." Colorado Senator (Majority Leader) John Morse. 2013
"No one in this country should have guns." Superior Court Judge, Robert C. Brunetti, Bristol, CT. September, 2013