“It doesn’t have to be this way. The answer is not to change the rules, it’s to change the nominee.” — Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer in a whiny rant about Republicans using the “nuclear option” to get a confirmation vote on Judge Neil Gorsuch. Elections matter, Sen. Schumer.
“Today the Democrat majority spat in the face of the Constitution by killing this measure.” — Republican California Assemblywoman Melissa Melendez on the California Assembly’s Public Safety Committee killing a shall-issue concealed-carry measure.
“I was handed a piece of paper. No words, just eyebrows raised in disgust at my son, explaining that his behavior warranted a seven-school-day suspension. … And a threat that if his enthusiasm for guns continued, he'd be permanently expelled.” — Kristy Jackson, mother of a 4-year-old boy suspended from his pre-school for bringing a spent .22 casing to school.