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Rep. Duncan on U.S. Gun Rights: ‘We Live In a Republic, Not a Dictatorship’

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Rep. Duncan on U.S. Gun Rights: ‘We Live In a Republic, Not a Dictatorship’

Rep. Jeff Duncan (R-S.C.) vowed Wednesday to fight any effort by the Obama administration or members of Congress to enact gun control initiatives.

“We live in a republic, not a dictatorship,” Duncan said.

“The Founding Fathers never envisioned executive orders being used to restrict our constitutional rights.”

He added: “The president should not be able to act unilaterally when it comes to our constitutional rights. Executive orders were meant as a way for the president to implement legislatively passed laws, not to make law.”

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