If you were wondering when the gun lobby would respond to Mayor Sam Adams
' new effort to curb illegal firearms
, wait no longer.
As noted by KATU
over the weekend, the Oregon Firearms Federation
has, unsurprisingly, come out in strong opposition to Adams' five-point gun-control plan.
The written announcement on the OFF's response gets personal, calling Adams a "disgraced mayor" and "self-admitted liar" for covering up
his 2005 relationship with former legislative intern Beau Breedlove
The gun group even compares Adams to former Gov. Neil Goldschmidt
, whom the group calls "a mentor to anti-gun extremist [state Sen.] Ginny Burdick [D-Portland]."
"We think it's safe to say that this latest PR stunt will backfire, just like everything else this sorry, freedom-hating loser [Adams] has done," the group says on its website. "But anything can happen in Portland. So keep your powder dry
Read the OFF's response to Adams' plan here