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Getting rid of the 2nd Amendment has about as much reality as North Korea putting a man on Mars. It's pointless to even discuss "solutions" that have zero chance of happening. So why don't we discuss a realistic path forward that deals with the reality...63 million people voted for Trump in 2016 and Republicans control all THREE branches of government plus the state governorships and state legislatures.
Republicans control 239 of the 435 House of the Representatives seats. Dems control 193, Independents 1.
Republicans control the Senate with 51 members. Democrats have 47 seats and Independents 2.
Republicans control a record 67 state legislatures, more than twice the number (31) than the Democrats.
Republicans control 33 of 50 state governorships.
Conservatives control the Supreme Court, 5-4.
And of course Republicans control the Executive branch.
So all these wish lists of what Democrats should, could, would do to change the Constitution are just that...feel good wish lists. Nothing to do with reality.
It takes a super majority (67 percent) of both the House and the Senate plus 75 percent of all state legislatures to pass an amendment to the Constitution or otherwise change or rewrite it in any way. It ain't going to happen.
The Supreme Court has the ultimate say in differing interpretations of the various clauses and amendments of the Constitution. And SCOTUS is very much is a conservative court now. If Roe v Wade is brought to the court again as a challenge is some form, it too could be scuttled, especially so if Trump gets one more court pick.
This is reality. And that reality will not change no matter how enraged we get or how many marches and protests we make or how much we want to castigate the DNC, Tony Rerez, Nancy Pelosi, Chuck Schumer or the Clintons or who ever is there to cast blame at. The only way we can incrementally change that reality is vote in 2018 and 2020.
If Democratic voters follow the same course of the 2010 and 2014 midterm elections and go fishing on election day, then that reality will not change.