In a massive blow to the pro-gun community, the Senate has confirmed Obama’s nomination for America’s next surgeon general.
Dr. Vivek Murthy was confirmed by a vote of 51-43 in a major defeat against the NRA and many other gun groups. Murthy has been criticized for his gun stance believing it to be a public health issue.
Guns.com writes that the NRA, “fears the Obama Administration may be attempting to use the Office of the Surgeon General to launch an anti-gun agenda.”
In a December 9th letter written by Chris Cox, the NRA’s executive Director for Legislative Action, and sent to Harry Reid and Mitch McConnell, Cox wrote, “Dr. Murthy’s political activism on behalf of a radical gun control agenda compromises his…
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