Thursday
September
03
2015
1:56 am
Weather

  Home
  Local News
  State / National / World
  Sports
  Opinion / Letters
  Business
  Arts / Entertainment
  Lifestyle
  Obituaries
  Calendar
  Submit Event
  Comics / Games
  Classifieds
  DJ Designers
  Archives
  Advertise With Us
  About Us
 
 
 
 
Gubernatorial candidate compares Obama to Hitler
March 05, 2014, 05:00 AM The Associated Press

SACRAMENTO — A Republican candidate for California governor is comparing President Barack Obama’s gun control policies with those of dictators such as Adolf Hitler, Joseph Stalin and North Korea’s Kim Jong Il.

State Assemblyman Tim Donnelly sent a message via Twitter on Tuesday with an image that compared what he said were figures who have supported gun rights and those who have supported gun control.

In a statement later in the day from his campaign to The Associated Press, Donnelly said he would not apologize for “pointing out that our current president acts more like a dictator than a leader of a free people.”

In 2012, Donnelly pleaded no contest to misdemeanor charges after he was found with a loaded Colt .45 in his carry-on bag at a Southern California airport.

 

 

Tags: donnelly,


Other stories from today:

 

 
Print this Page Print this Page  |  Bookmark and Share
<< Back
 
Return To Archives
 
  


 
 
 
Daily Journal Quick Poll
 
How worried are you about recent stock market volatility?

Extremely worried
Worried
Somewhat worried
Not worried
What, me worry?

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Obama gets Iran deal win as Senate Dems amass enough votes
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama secured a landmark foreign policy victory Wednesday as Senate..
US markets recover a day after big plunge
NEW YORK — U.S. stocks are moving broadly higher as the market bounces back from a plunge the day ..
More >>  
 
 
  
 
  
 
©2015 San Mateo Daily Journal
San Mateo County courts