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H.R.591 Gun Show Loophole Closing Act of 2011, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Feb 28, 2011 Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security.

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on the Judiciary

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on the Judiciary - Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations

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  • 82% of users oppose H.R.591

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    82% of users on OpenCongress.org, a free, non-partisan resource, oppose H.R.591.
  • H.R.591 has been viewed 4,376 times

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    • On January 25, 2013, by ryanesexton - I oppose any bill that tries to limit my Rights. Support of any Bill that infringes on my constitutionally protected rights is punishable under USC › Title 18 › Part I › Chapter 13 › § 241 Conspiracy against rights If two or more persons conspire to injure, oppress, threaten, or intimidate any person in any State, Territory, Commonwealth, Possession, or District in the free exercise or enjoyment of any right or privilege secured to him by the Constitution or laws of the United States, or because of his having so exercised the same; They shall be fined under this title or imprisoned not more than ten years, or both; and if death results from the acts committed in violation of this section … may be sentenced to death. Feel free to contact me and I will be more than happy to give you a primer on the United States Constitution, the Bill of Rights, and what the term Freedom means. Sincerely, SSG Ryan Sexton United States Army

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      As noted by ryanesexton, a user on OpenCongress.org, on January 25, 2013, " I oppose any bill that tries to limit my Rights. Support of any Bill that infringes on my constitutionally protected rights is punishable under USC › Title 18 › Part I › Chapter 13 › § 241 Conspiracy against rights If two or more persons conspire to injure, oppress, threaten, or intimidate any person in any State, Territory, Commonwealth, Possession, or District in the free exercise or enjoyment of any right or privilege secured to him by the Constitution or laws of the United States, or because of his having so exercised the same; They shall be fined under this title or imprisoned not more than ten years, or both; and if death results from the acts committed in violation of this section … may be sentenced to death. Feel free to contact me and I will be more than happy to give you a primer on the United States Constitution, the Bill of Rights, and what the term Freedom means. Sincerely, SSG Ryan Sexton United States Army "
    • On January 25, 2013, by ryanesexton - I oppose any bill that tries to limit my Rights. Support of any Bill that infringes on my constitutionally protected rights is punishable under USC › Title 18 › Part I › Chapter 13 › § 241 Conspiracy against rights If two or more persons conspire to injure, oppress, threaten, or intimidate any person in any State, Territory, Commonwealth, Possession, or District in the free exercise or enjoyment of any right or privilege secured to him by the Constitution or laws of the United States, or because of his having so exercised the same; They shall be fined under this title or imprisoned not more than ten years, or both; and if death results from the acts committed in violation of this section … may be sentenced to death. Feel free to contact me and I will be more than happy to give you a primer on the United States Constitution, the Bill of Rights, and what the term Freedom means. Sincerely, SSG Ryan Sexton United States Army

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      As noted by ryanesexton, a user on OpenCongress.org, on January 25, 2013, " I oppose any bill that tries to limit my Rights. Support of any Bill that infringes on my constitutionally protected rights is punishable under USC › Title 18 › Part I › Chapter 13 › § 241 Conspiracy against rights If two or more persons conspire to injure, oppress, threaten, or intimidate any person in any State, Territory, Commonwealth, Possession, or District in the free exercise or enjoyment of any right or privilege secured to him by the Constitution or laws of the United States, or because of his having so exercised the same; They shall be fined under this title or imprisoned not more than ten years, or both; and if death results from the acts committed in violation of this section … may be sentenced to death. Feel free to contact me and I will be more than happy to give you a primer on the United States Constitution, the Bill of Rights, and what the term Freedom means. Sincerely, SSG Ryan Sexton United States Army "

    Highly Rated Blog Articles

    • Rep. Earl Blumenauer: Stand Together to End the Terrible Gun ... - July 23, 2012 by Rep. Earl Blumenauer - H.R.591, the Gun Show Loophole Closing Act of 2011, which would close the gun-show loophole where guns are sold often without any background check. • H.R. 1781, the Fix Gun Checks Act of 2011, which would also ...

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      As noted by Rep. Earl Blumenauer on July 23, 2012, "H.R.591, the Gun Show Loophole Closing Act of 2011, which would close the gun-show loophole where guns are sold often without any background check. • H.R. 1781, the Fix Gun Checks Act of 2011, which would also ..." (/url?q=http://www.huffingtonpost.com/rep-earl-blumenauer/stand-together-to-end-the_b_1696625.html&sa=U&ei=rYIXUIjqKImi8ASTtICQAw&ved=0CDgQmAEwBg&usg=AFQjCNHKzUnSmrvmRrfxzHiHdYm3v0NMnw)
    • Rep. Earl Blumenauer: Stand Together to End the Terrible Gun ... - July 23, 2012 by Rumors & News (Smart Feed) - a€¢ H.R.591, the Gun Show Loophole Closing Act of 2011, which would close the gun-show loophole where guns are sold often without any background check. a€¢ H.R. 1781, the Fix Gun Checks Act of 2011, which ...

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      As noted by Rumors & News (Smart Feed) on July 23, 2012, "a€¢ H.R.591, the Gun Show Loophole Closing Act of 2011, which would close the gun-show loophole where guns are sold often without any background check. a€¢ H.R. 1781, the Fix Gun Checks Act of 2011, which ..." (/url?q=http://rumorsandnews.com/rep-earl-blumenauer-stand-together-to-end-the-terrible-gun-violence-epidemic/&sa=U&ei=rYIXUIjqKImi8ASTtICQAw&ved=0CC4QmAEwBA&usg=AFQjCNEYut7LGaHLn0Er1bqozzWuU3WYtA)
    • Rep. Earl Blumenauer: Stand Together to End the Terrible Gun ... - July 23, 2012 by Rep. Earl Blumenauer - H.R.591, the Gun Show Loophole Closing Act of 2011, which would close the gun-show loophole where guns are sold often without any background check. • H.R. 1781, the Fix Gun Checks Act of 2011, which would also ...

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      As noted by Rep. Earl Blumenauer on July 23, 2012, "H.R.591, the Gun Show Loophole Closing Act of 2011, which would close the gun-show loophole where guns are sold often without any background check. • H.R. 1781, the Fix Gun Checks Act of 2011, which would also ..." (/url?q=http://www.huffingtonpost.com/rep-earl-blumenauer/stand-together-to-end-the_b_1696625.html&sa=U&ei=zVwTUI6xBYq10QG63YCADQ&ved=0CC4QmAEwBA&usg=AFQjCNEI2kYNQ0q1rTmj44410cEWIijuWg)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • Stand Together to End the Terrible Gun Violence Epidemic - July 23, 2012 by The Huffington Post - I was deeply saddened by the recent horrific shooting in Aurora, Colorado. I was also reminded that such horrific events are unfortunately all too common in our country. And while we mourn our loss as a national community, we must also be reminded that s

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      As noted by The Huffington Post on July 23, 2012, "I was deeply saddened by the recent horrific shooting in Aurora, Colorado. I was also reminded that such horrific events are unfortunately all too common in our country. And while we mourn our loss as a national community, we must also be reminded that s" (http://www.huffingtonpost.com/rep-earl-blumenauer/stand-together-to-end-the_b_1696625.html)
    • Stand Together to End the Terrible Gun Violence Epidemic - July 22, 2012 by Huffington Post - H.R.591, the Gun Show Loophole Closing Act of 2011, which would close the gun-show loophole where guns are sold often without any background check. • H.R. 1781, the Fix Gun Checks Act of 2011, which would also eliminate the gun-show loophole ...

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      As noted by Huffington Post on July 22, 2012, "H.R.591, the Gun Show Loophole Closing Act of 2011, which would close the gun-show loophole where guns are sold often without any background check. • H.R. 1781, the Fix Gun Checks Act of 2011, which would also eliminate the gun-show loophole ..." (http://www.huffingtonpost.com/rep-earl-blumenauer/stand-together-to-end-the_b_1696625.html?utm_hp_ref=denver)
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