Following the signing of the one hand gun a month law and news that the NRA was helping to fund ads run by the RGA against the Governor, Corzine campaign manager Maggie Moran put out an email on Friday talking about the contrast between Corzine and Christie as they see it on the gun issue:
And if you ask me, it’s pretty clear which candidates share our values and which do not. But now we’ve got another perfect example.
“The National Rifle Association is pouring money into the effort to oust Gov. Jon S. Corzine of New Jersey,” the New York Times reported this week.
Because the Gun Lobby has a bought and paid-for candidate in Chris Christie who will not support additional gun laws to protect our children and keep our streets safe.
In fact, he thinks that our current gun laws are “great,” and we just need “stricter enforcement.” However, when Christie was in charge of enforcing our gun laws, New Jersey’s U.S. Attorney’s office ranked 80th out of 93.
Here is a video put out by the Corzine campaign Mercer County Sheriff Kevin Larkin, Passaic County Sheriff Jerry Speziale and Bergen County Sheriff Leo McGuire talk about the partnership they have with the Governor on fighting crime and how they say it’s working to keep our streets safe:
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