Assault Weapons Ban Comes to Washington

Rep. Jim Moeller (D-49, Vancouver) took steps to ban modern pistols, rifles and shotguns in Washington when he pre-filed HB 2354 for the 2016 Legislative Session on Tuesday.

Moeller would bar the manufacture, possess, purchase, sale or transfer of any pistol or rifle with ability to hold more than 10 rounds, shotguns with revolving cylinders and make possession of such or a long list of accessories a felony punishable by up to 5 years in prison.

As Speaker Pro Tempore for the Washington House of Representatives and one of the leading Democrats running for the office of Lieutenant Governor is clearly a leader of and major force in the Washington Democratic Party. As such, voters must assume that this action reveals the true intentions of his party – imposing gun bans, seizures and entrapment upon law-abiding Washington gun owners.

If you’re from the 49th Legislative District, there is a rally that was already planned for this Friday. I suggest you arrive and pay your representative a visit. I also suggest strongly you start working on finding a replacement.

Barron is the owner, editor, and principal author at The Minuteman, a competitive shooter, and staff member for Boomershoot. Even in his free time he’s merging his love and knowledge of computers and technology with his love of firearms. He has a BS in electrical engineering from Washington State University. Immediately after college he went into work on embedded software and hardware for use in critical infrastructure. This included cryptographic communications equipment as well as command and control devices that were using that communications equipment. Since then he’s worked on just about everything ranging from toys, phones, other critical infrastructure, and even desktop applications. Doing everything from hardware system design, to software architecture, to actually writing software that makes your athletic band do its thing.

About Barron

Barron is the owner, editor, and principal author at The Minuteman, a competitive shooter, and staff member for Boomershoot. Even in his free time he’s merging his love and knowledge of computers and technology with his love of firearms. He has a BS in electrical engineering from Washington State University. Immediately after college he went into work on embedded software and hardware for use in critical infrastructure. This included cryptographic communications equipment as well as command and control devices that were using that communications equipment. Since then he’s worked on just about everything ranging from toys, phones, other critical infrastructure, and even desktop applications. Doing everything from hardware system design, to software architecture, to actually writing software that makes your athletic band do its thing.
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2 Responses to Assault Weapons Ban Comes to Washington

  1. Old NFO says:

    They ARE after your guns… It’s amazing how far left some of the dems are going. They are trying something similar in GA too!

  2. Braden Lynch says:

    Right now they lack the political clout to make such a blatantly unConstitutional law a reality. But what if they acquire the numbers or procedures to make it so?

    The courts are often a poor recourse and widespread noncompliance is assured.

    Then when they send out the police to enforce it, what happens if a few decent law-abiding citizens say that enough is enough and fights back? They do not think this through carefully.

    Will this unholy quest eventually result in the proposing politician being found dead of acute lead poisoning? Politicians truly care about being re-elected. It’s hard to serve their term when they are room temperature.

    It seems like a really stupid idea to continue to ratchet up the assaults on our basic liberties. Eventually something has to give. Either, 1) all of the citizens roll over and submit, or 2) they provoke the Second American Civil War.

    They are the ones hell bent on the confrontation. They will be harshly judged by history for their crimes.