Doug Book, FloydReports.com
We may never know all the actors and angles that played a part in the ATF’s Fast and Furious racket, but one thing is certain: The reach of this lurid administration’s scheme may extend beyond anything imagined by the most dedicated conspiracy theorist.
And now, along with its primary goal of undermining the Second Amendment, a conservative blogger has advanced another possible rationale for running guns into Mexico. “Bridgit” at Hillbuzz theorizes that thousands of weapons were shipped across the border in order to escalate the Mexican drug wars, thereby making it “easier for illegal immigrants to seek asylum.”
(See Jan Ting’s article in today’s issue of Floyd Reports to discover the ease with which illegal immigrants lie their way into citizenship.)
The ATF, through Fast and Furious, shipped “roughly 2,000″ firearms across the border, where tens of thousands of Mexicans have been killed in drug wars. At least some of their deaths can be blamed on these weapons.
As illegals stream into the U.S., what better way for Obama to confer refugee status upon them than to portray the Mexican homeland as unsafe thanks to “weak American gun laws”?
By sheer coincidence, this June Senator Patrick Leahy and Congresswoman Zoe Lofgren reintroduced the Refugee Protection Act, which Leahy has offered for more than a decade. Among its principle provisions….