- FALaholic #
- Sep 3, 2015
Gun Owners Of America Aghast At Potential ATF Expansion
BLACK BLADE: Looks like the police state is about to get even bigger with more Gestapo stomping on Americans civil and human rights. The Nazis have ta
BLACK BLADE: The ATF is an agency in search of a mission. It's role is largely redundant since the repeal of prohibition and it's focus is also covered by other Feral Government agencies. An expanded ATF will lead to an expanded trampling of Americans civil, constitutional and human rights.“GOA is extremely concerned at the massive surge in ATF funding in recent years—doubling the size of the agency since the end of the Obama administration,” Aidan Johnston, Gun Owners of America’s director of federal affairs, wrote in an email to The Epoch Times. Biden’s budget proposal contains $1.9 billion for the ATF. This is a 13.6 percent increase over 2022 and half a billion dollars more than the agency’s fiscal 2020 budget. If passed as written, Biden’s budget would expand the ATF by 35.7 percent—an overall growth of more than 50 percent since the Obama administration.