From Red State:
In the run up to Barack Obama’s 2008 election, despite his radical past and anti-2nd Amendment record, union bosses far and wide tried to portray Obama as a pro-Constitution moderate who supports the 2nd Amendment.
However, as America’s gun-toting union members are about to find out–and much of America already knows–not only is Barack Obama a gun control advocate, but Obama is using his union ties to help disarm Americans.
During Obama’s 2008 candidacy, Obama infamously let slip with a dinner crowd of San Francisco elitists that Pennsylvanians (and other small towners) “cling to guns or religion or antipathy toward people who aren’t like them.”
When many Americans took offense at this insult, Obama’s union handlers doubled their efforts to portray their Manchurian Candidate as just a regular guy.
In one Important Message From Your Union, despite Obama’s anti-gun record, union bosses lied to their members by asserting that “Barack Obama won’t take away your gun…”