From Talking Points Memo:
Rep. Ken Buck (R-CO) tweeted a photo last week of him and Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-SC) posing with an American flag-patterned AR-15 rifle in a show of their Second Amendment bona fides.
Unfortunately for Buck, a Washington, D.C. attorney general’s office spokesperson told The Hill that it’s illegal to possess an AR-15 in the District. The spokesperson told the publication that the matter had been referred to the Metropolitan Police Department.
Which brings to mind a great photo posted to the Democratic Underground recently, putting this hypocrisy into perfect context: