Originally posted on Voting American:
Hat tip to The Blaze for this report
Bill Clinton Warns Dems:
Don’t ‘Patronize’ and Look ‘Down Your Nose’ at Gun Culture
Former U.S. President Bill Clinton spoke with top Democratic donors at a private meeting on Saturday where, according to Politico, he warned the group to treat gun control differently than other political issues.
“Do not patronize the passionate supporters of your opponents by looking down your nose at them,” Clinton reportedly said. “A lot of these people live in a world very different from the world lived in by the people proposing these things…”
He proceeded to explain how, though polling data is certainly useful for politicians, it doesn’t measure the emotion and enthusiasm associated with an issue. And it’s the passion associated with gun control, Clinton argued, that makes it so delicate.
Clinton dedicated a substantial portion of his 40-minute address before a joint…
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