Senate Votes Down UN Arms Treaty


United Nations Building

Here’s a little bit of good news. The Senate voted down the UN Arms Treaty in an amendment attached to the budget. It’s bad enough politicians in our country want to take away our rights, imagine if we signed our rights away to the UN? Good grief.

In the last batch of amendment votes to the budget, the Senate voted on several foreign policy proposals.

Sen. James Inhofe (R-Okla.) introduced an amendment that would prevent the United States from entering into the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty in order to uphold the Second Amendment. His amendment passed on a 53-46 vote.

Republicans have been critical of President Obama’s decision to consider the treaty, although Obama has said he would not vote for anything that would violate the Second Amendment. (Read More)

Sure he wouldn’t. If you believe that I’ve got a bridge to sell you.