Would you vote for Ben Carson?
Last week, prior to traveling to Iowa for a fundraiser, Dr. Ben Carson clarified the remarks he made during an appearance on the Glenn Beck show in 2013, where he spoke about gun control. Those prior statements led many to believe that he opposed people owning certain types of weapons, such as semiautomatics, and that he didn’t truly support the Second Amendment, but it turns out that’s really not the case.
For those unfamiliar, below is a clip of when Dr. Carson appeared on the Glenn Beck program last year:
“Perhaps I didn’t convey it appropriately,” he said. “I wanted to convey that, you know, I’ve lived in urban areas. I’ve worked in urban areas. I’ve seen a lot of carnage, and I’d prefer a situation where the kinds of weapons that create that kind of carnage don’t fall to the hands of criminal elements or insane people. But that is secondary to the desire to always defend the Second Amendment.”