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  • Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam (D) called for a special session of legislature to take up gun control in the wake of the Virginia Beach shooting. Read more: wapo.st/2MsHTo2. Subscribe to The Washington Post on IDclips: wapo.st/2QOdcqK
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Komentar • 45

  • Ameri Can
    Ameri Can Bulan Yang lalu

    Leave it to a democrat to exploit a tragedy, same ole democrat agenda. What a disgrace to Virginia this clown is !!! The only gun control legislation should be law abiding citizens should be able to conceal carry in city buildings now!!

  • ChristianBolt
    ChristianBolt Bulan Yang lalu +2

    The racist governor, sided by another racist and another criminal want to tell this state’s citizens what to do.

  • Grasshopper
    Grasshopper Bulan Yang lalu

    A greater issue which he is not championing is immigration. Our immigration policy is broken. We now have over 30 million illegal immigrants and set to break records with over a million more this year alone. We have a porous border and everyone in the world knows it. The numbers of illegal immigrants that most of the media covers is only counting the ones that are apprehended. They say very little to nothing about the many that do not turn themselves over to authorities. This has and will put a tremendous drain on Americas financial and social well-being. Every American man, woman and child will in some way be affected because this will cost the taxpayer more every year. Our quality of life will diminish, safety will be a greater concern and many programs from state to government will get slashed or altogether dismantled to pay for it all. America has always and will continue to be a compassionate nation but we can do nothing to help others if we place ourselves in dire straights. Another problem is that they come because there is work here in America. Businesses and private citizens should not be hiring illegal immigrants. I don't see this governor going after these folks. People may not agree with everything President Trump proposes but on the issue of immigration he is spot on and his vision mirrors the vision of our Border Security folks and who would know better. Finally, for those who still think we should have open borders consider this. Terrorists have the perfect opportunity to infect people with ebola or other serious viruses and send them across the border undetected with the help of the cartels. There is currently a major outbreak of ebola in the war-torn country of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Incubation period is 2-21 days. It would be easy to get to Central America from the DRC and then to America within the incubation period. As these islamic martyrs make the journey they infect others which in turn starts the 2-21 day incubation clock ticking again. Ge the picture. At this governors level, he knows what is happening overseas. He also knows that Border Security has already taken into custody immigrants from the DRC yet he remains silent. This is very serious and the time for easy, completely compassionate solutions is long passed. When the President says this is a national emergency, a crisis, a safety concern of the utmost importance he's not exaggerating. The Democratic Party has stalled and fought the President on everything wasting 3 years and millions of taxpayer dollars in the process. They are putting this country in a very precarious position. People need to remember this come voting time at the city, state and federal levels. As many Democrats need to be voted out of office as possible so this country can get things done. They have already shown that they value their own self-serving interest over the peoples.

  • Brian Gann
    Brian Gann Bulan Yang lalu

    That son of a beatch deserves to swing from a rope.

  • Douglas Barton
    Douglas Barton Bulan Yang lalu

    I see the racist and bigots are well represented in their comments today

  • Michael Dwyer
    Michael Dwyer Bulan Yang lalu

    Every American who is able to vote is complicit in these and any future mass shootings. The second amendment is archaic and nonsensical. It is also symptomatic of the USA’s amoral culture.

  • Mr Popeye
    Mr Popeye Bulan Yang lalu

    Regulate more? The more you regulate people the more restless they become, the more rebellious they become. We need a civil war more than ever..

  • Linda Minton
    Linda Minton Bulan Yang lalu +2

    Wapos favorite baby killing klansman.

  • Dee Dee
    Dee Dee Bulan Yang lalu

    Because hate has been made right, again.

  • B Bhima
    B Bhima Bulan Yang lalu +1

    Why isn't this guy running for President? He's the best the Democratic Party has.

  • Norm La Marche
    Norm La Marche Bulan Yang lalu +2

    Now if he'd worn blackface for this, it would have made the blacks feel included. 😨

  • 5KindsOfSmoke
    5KindsOfSmoke Bulan Yang lalu +2

    Yeah, yeah, yeah, we know you're busy trying to take people's rights away. Perhaps, instead of your negative social agenda, you should have been focused on protecting those kids. That was YOUR job.

  • F And
    F And Bulan Yang lalu

    Another racist Democrat

  • leicanoct
    leicanoct Bulan Yang lalu +2

    As a 2nd responder can I bring my Uzi?

  • Teresa Kelton
    Teresa Kelton Bulan Yang lalu

    Thank you.

  • First Last
    First Last Bulan Yang lalu +4

    WaPo now giving free press to Gov. 'Coonman'.

  • Beckman
    Beckman Bulan Yang lalu

    I doubt it will be enough. We need new technology.

    • leicanoct
      leicanoct Bulan Yang lalu +1

      Beckman we need open carry.

  • Logical Conservative
    Logical Conservative Bulan Yang lalu

    Suddenly, having a KKK member in their party is totally forgivable after Democrats found out Northam would be replaced by a Republican.

  • EAGLE SHIELD
    EAGLE SHIELD Bulan Yang lalu +11

    DEMOKKKRATS👈😄🇺🇸

    • Miggie Gomie
      Miggie Gomie Bulan Yang lalu

      @Melissa Miller tell that to your party as they installed the biggest racist since woodrow wilson

    • Melissa Miller
      Melissa Miller Bulan Yang lalu +3

      @Miggie Gomie uhhh no.

    • Miggie Gomie
      Miggie Gomie Bulan Yang lalu

      Your confused my friend..the KKK is part of the republican party now.

  • Michael Eli
    Michael Eli Bulan Yang lalu +1

    “Inappropriate circumstances” may have led to the workplace toxicity that created this MCI. What are they covering up in building 2? Was the shooter pushed over the edge by bullying? Was there black face and Kkk robes in that office?

    • Mr Popeye
      Mr Popeye Bulan Yang lalu

      You're very unintelligent

  • Rberg1105
    Rberg1105 Bulan Yang lalu +14

    Smh. The moon walking klansman isn’t a great person to have speaking about this.

  • Broken King
    Broken King Bulan Yang lalu +3

    Ralph Northam paid a group of people to shoot up the beach.
    This is the only way to see him in a good light after exposing his kkk history.

  • BurnYourBridges
    BurnYourBridges Bulan Yang lalu +3

    Why not propose a bill that allows employees who are former military or police officers to be designated secret carriers onsite in buildings of work? Why no focus on mental health? Why NO Acknowledgement that he purchases them legally? Why NO acknowledgement that CRIMINALS don't follow LAWS? Nothing you proposed would have prevented our tragity here in VB. UK people are being stabbed or ran over. Evil will do what evil does. & I believe YOU are evil. Why are you still our gov when you support post birth killing of a child? We need to vote this racist antiAmerican jerk out of office.
    -from a Virginia Beach Public Utilities survivor!

    • Michael Eli
      Michael Eli Bulan Yang lalu

      BurnYourBridges You’re propositions are common sense. How can you persuade this racist governor?

  • Carlg318 southern hospitality

    They still talking about this?????

  • WTF Again?
    WTF Again? Bulan Yang lalu +3

    I know this sounds harsh but who gives a sh*t?
    Mass murders aren’t even news. Nothing is ever done when the solutions are obvious.
    I’ll get interested when politicians do something.

    • Mr Popeye
      Mr Popeye Bulan Yang lalu

      You're right the solution is obvious, people exist and have a right to fight for their existence. So there for open carry for all..

  • catalinacurio
    catalinacurio Bulan Yang lalu +5

    How are your mental health services in schools America, are you identifying potential sociopaths and working on introducing preventative measures on bullying?

    • Bronson Pinchot
      Bronson Pinchot Bulan Yang lalu

      1 mass shooting a week, half of those occurring in schools for children, but yeah load up, 10 more guns is nothing with this stockpile. Always prepared for tyranny or the rapture or armageddon, some good reason

    • Bronson Pinchot
      Bronson Pinchot Bulan Yang lalu

      @leicanoct arguing the most extreme version of a common sense policy. That's one way to do it. I'm convinced it's your employment though so have a good day at work

    • leicanoct
      leicanoct Bulan Yang lalu

      catalinacurio this happened at a government building. This was a black man was following the law to get a gun. Ban all firearms.

    • Michael Eli
      Michael Eli Bulan Yang lalu

      The have no definition of bullying in the VA governors’ office! Blackface and KKK robes are okay if you apologized...

    • Bronson Pinchot
      Bronson Pinchot Bulan Yang lalu

      Nope. We're cranking out warriors. From junior year directly to the frontlines

  • Brian
    Brian Bulan Yang lalu +12

    This is the guy who wore the black face right?

    • Michael Eli
      Michael Eli Bulan Yang lalu

      He apologized for being a racist, but that doesn’t mean he has stopped being a racist....

    • WTF Again?
      WTF Again? Bulan Yang lalu +3

      Brian
      And I suppose you never did anything even mildly inappropriate in your mid twenties?

    • Bronson Pinchot
      Bronson Pinchot Bulan Yang lalu +3

      Yeah the buffoon

  • Bronson Pinchot
    Bronson Pinchot Bulan Yang lalu +15

    Ain't the the moonwalker? I can't take him seriously now. Black face

  • WTF Again?
    WTF Again? Bulan Yang lalu +2

    Video starts around 15:50