Robert F. Kennedy Jr. used a townhall in New Hampshire to explain he is not going to take guns and the approach of trying to do so would not stop school shootings. In case you’re wondering if you’re hallucinating, RFK, Jr. is a Democrat. Today’s Democrats don’t typically say such things, and when they do, they quickly get shouted down by the more “mainstream” Dems of our times.
National Gun Rights Association’s Will Fite tweeted about the townhall after RFK Jr. stressed that he is not going to take away guns.
Here are @RobertKennedyJr’s statements from last night’s New Hampshire town hall regard the 2nd Amendment.
-Reiterates he’s “not going to take anyone’s guns away”
-“Anyone who tells you that we can end the violence to our children that’s going on now by… pic.twitter.com/Tie7VisoTd
— Will Fite (@WillFiteForYou) June 24, 2023
RFK Jr. emphasized that “something has changed in this country. It’s not the guns, we’ve always had the guns.” He believes the focus should shift from guns to investigating how psychiatric drugs impact kids.
On June 5, 2023, Breitbart News reported on a conversation between Elon Musk and RFK Jr., in which RFK Jr. said, “My position on gun control is that I’m not going to take away anybody’s guns. I’m a constitutional maximalist and the issue has been settled by the Supreme Court.”