The allegations were first revealed by CBS News, which also reports that the whistleblower who called attention to the alleged misconduct is now facing retaliation.
“David Chipman was the wrong man for the job for multiple reasons, but his ignorance of basic firearm classifications should have disqualified him immediately."
The Biden Administration should cease all efforts to “find another role” for this anti-constitutional rights activist who failed to earn the support of the United States Senate.
It’s hard to understand how self-described “moderate” Maggie Hassan would position herself far to the left of Angus King on an issue that citizens from the “Live Free or Die” state care so much about.
Chipman’s long record as a partisan, anti-Second Amendment activist raised plenty of concerns about how he’d administer federal firearms laws. But that wasn’t the only cause for concern. The record he concealed from Congress, some of which remains hidden to this day, about how he treated his fellow employees while at the ATF confirms his lack of fitness to lead the agency.
ATF’s Notice of Proposed Rulemaking is entirely arbitrary and capricious, effecting a complete policy change as to how the ATF treats firearm stabilizing braces, yet failing even to acknowledge (much less provide justification for) that tectonic shift.
GO HERE TO TELL CONGRESS: IMPEACH BIDEN! --- Twenty-seven Members of Congress have commented on the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives’ Proposed Rule ATF 2021R-05 that effectively bans homemade guns, regulates gun parts with a background check, and prepares a backdoor gun registry. The comment attacks the numerous problems in the Proposed Ruling, … Continue reading 27 Congressmen comment to oppose ATF homemade gun ban and backdoor registry