Ted Nugent to attend Obama’s State of the Union

February 11, 2013 11:52 am  

(Washington Times) – While other members of Congress are hosting gun-control advocates for Tuesday’s State of the Union address, Rep. Steve Stockman has given one of his visitor’s gallery tickets to Ted Nugent, the conservative gun-rights supporter.

“I am excited to have a patriot like Ted Nugent joining me in the House Chamber to hear from President Obama,” Mr. Stockman said in a statement announcing the choice. “After the address I’m sure Ted will have plenty to say.”

SPECIAL: Join TeaParty.org to Fund “Youth Firearms Training Initiative”

After the Connecticut school shooting rampage last year, Mr. Obama announced he would push for major changes to the country’s gun laws, and he is expected to renew that call in his Tuesday speech.

To add pressure, gun-control supporters in Congress have decided to invite victims of gun crimes to sit in the galleries.

Mr. Stockman’s decision, though, adds a prominent gun-rights advocate and outspoken conservative to the gallery. Mr Nugent is a member of the National Rifle Association’s board.

http://www.washingtontimes.com/blog/inside-politics/2013/feb/11/ted-nugent-be-guest-state-union/

REPORT: Obama set to issue 'cybersecurity' order...
Shock claim: Obama picks Muslim for CIA chief

Top Stories

Soldier Carrying AR-15 Creates Chaos at Mall (The Blaze) - A North Carolina mall went into lockdown Thursday evening when an armed man wearing military gear was spotted. This man, authorities sai...
Gun Owner’s Strategy ‘Kills’ New Registration Move called 'stunning repudiation' of Democrat governor, allies (GOA) - In a stunning repudiation of Governor Andrew Cuomo, his anti-gun Democrat a...
Support Drops Further for Gun Control Majority do not believe tighter gun laws would prevent mass shooting incidents (Infowars) - Two new polls have revealed that support for gun contro...
Poll: Nearly One in Three Americans Owns a Gun (Newsmax) - Almost a third of American adults own a gun, but the rate varies widely by state and tops out at almost 62 percent of people in Alaska, ne...
KALASHNIKOV Comes to America (CNN) - Kalashnikov USA announced on Tuesday that it is now selling AK-47 assault rifles and shotguns that have been manufactured at a U.S. factory...
Circuit Court Issues Full Stay on DC Gun Carry Ruling, Speeds Up ... Controversial ‘good reason’ clause will remain in effect as appeals process moves forward (Free Beacon) - The Circuit Court for the District of...

Comments


Please help us stay spam-free. Mouse over a spam post and click the X to report spam.