Joe Biden on Firearm Background Checks: ‘Tea-Baggers’ Are Halting Progress

Joe BidenEditor’s Note: If a conservative politician had made a derogatory comment about liberals, you wouldn’t hear the end of it. Vice President Joe Biden uses a disgusting sexual term to describe a large portion of his constituents and no one bats an eye.

Vice president Joe Biden has disparaged gun-rights advocates as “tea baggers,” CNN host John Walsh told reporters today. Walsh, the former host of America’s Most Wanted, recounted that he bonded with Biden over the need for more gun control and their distaste for the National Rifle Association..

“I said to Joe Biden, ‘90 percent of Americans are for a responsible background check for a gun, and you know what this Congress has done? Not voted on it, not brought it to the floor, not introduced a bill,’” he recalled to reporters during an event for his upcoming program, a crime show called The Hunt. “I said, ‘They’re all scared shitless of the NRA, aren’t they?’”

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