Report: Gun Control Advocate Mark Kelly Purchased a .45 Caliber Handgun and an AR-15 at an Arizona Gun Store Recently: Kelly on Facebook Says He Won’t Keep the AR-15
BREITBART: Mark E. Kelly, gun-control proponent and husband to former Congresswoman Gabby Giffords, recently purchased an AR-15 (an “assault weapon,” he called it)—which he now says he intended as an illustration of the need for more stringent gun laws.
Kelly reportedly bought the AR-15 and a 1911-style semi-automatic pistol at a gun store in Tucson, Arizona. Breitbart News received a tip on this when Neil McCabe, editor of Guns & Patriots newsletter, contacted us on March 7 and said:
Mark E. Kelly, made purchases which included an AR-15–sometimes described as an “assault rifle”–at 3:30 pm on the afternoon of March 5 at Diamondback Police Supply, 170 S. Kolb Street, Tucson, AZ.
According to McCabe, witnesses to the purchases claimed Kelly purchased “high capacity” magazines as well. . . . Read More
Apparently, Kelly has now said on his Facebook page that he only bought the AR-15 to illustrate how easy it is to buy an “assault rifle.” I don’t think anyone ever claimed it was difficult for a law-abiding citizen to buy a legal gun in America, nor should it be. He says he will turn it over to police once he takes possession of it. No word on the .45 caliber handgun.
So Mark Kelly proved you can get an AR-15 if there’s no reason for you to not have one? breitbart.com/Big-Government…— Nathan Wurtzel (@NathanWurtzel) March 10, 2013