Ted Cruz on the Second Amendment

Ted Cruz Reacts to San Bernardino: Now, More Than Ever, Americans Must Be Armed

AWR Hawkins, Breitbart

Breitbart News spoke with Republican presidential hopeful Sen. Ted Cruz about the Democrats’ attempts to use the San Bernardino attack as an impetus for gun control and his counter position that the attack actually shows why now, more than ever, the Second Amendment must be defended and the American people must be armed.

Ted Cruz Makes an Argument That Needs To Be Made Over and Over in 2016

David French, National Review

If the Supreme Court’s decision in Obergefell v. Hodges teaches us anything, it’s that the age of judicial supremacy means that five justices can amend the Constitution far more efficiently than Congress and the state legislatures. And right now there are clearly four Supreme Court justices who are committed to the absurd view that the operative clause of the Second Amendment — “the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed” — doesn’t actually mean “the right of the people” and therefore doesn’t encompass an individual right to own a weapon, even for self-defense.