Dem planning bill that would outlaw threatening lawmakers.
Rep. Robert Brady (D-Pa.) reportedly plans to introduce legislation that would make it a federal crime to use language or symbols that could be perceived as threatening or inciting violence against a federal official or member of Congress.
By this standard, if is already applied to the President, shouldn't there be a hell of a lot of liberal/progressives already in jail? And by who's "perception" would we rely on?
Answer by NotPanicking at 8:53 AM on Jan. 10, 2011
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Answer by BlueCollarMama at 9:22 AM on Jan. 10, 2011
Aren't there already laws against threatening people? I don't see a reason to duplicate.
Answer by QuinnMae at 9:25 AM on Jan. 10, 2011
Dissent isn't threats
Threats are against the LAW
I agree with this
Federal judges have been threatened alot lately....they are fearful...and now politicians are being threatened at an alarming rate
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