When last seen North Carolina Senator Richard Burr was busily stacking crates fulls of money he collected from defense contractors and the Chamber of Commerce for, inter alia, opposing the Franken amendment that barred mandatory arbitration provisions in defense contracts. You know, those provisions in employment contracts that bar workers from speaking out and going to court for trivial grievances like, getting kidnapped and gang raped.
Now the former lawn equipment sales manager is sponsoring legislation to enable mentally ill veterans to get and keep, and bear arms. According to the Library of Congress/Thomas Blog Senate Bill 669 would protect the 2d amendment rights of mentally incapacitated veterans. See: http://www.thomas.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d111:SN00669:@@@D&summ2=1&
What a Dick!