The New York Police Department is investigating death threats against another Democratic lawmaker for daring to take steps to reduce gun violence. Maloney supports a bill requiring gun owners to carry liability insurance or face a fine of up to $10,000. Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) received calls threatening her life, which prompted her to cancel a public appearance on April 2nd.
This isn’t the first time supporters of gun safety regulations have been threatened by TEApublicans. AATTP reported that in February a crazy Tea Partier was arrested for threatening to kill a Colorado lawmaker and her daughter over her support for gun safety regulations.
Here’s the report from WPIX: