Left Attacks Capitalists Behind Gun Market; Cerberus folds, will sell its stake in Freedom Group

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December 18, 2012

It’s Time To Target Cerberus, the Private-Equity Firm That Dominates the Gun Industry

By Eliot Spitzer | Posted Monday, Dec. 17, 2012, at 2:19 PM ET

 Well, that didn’t take long – via Equity Funds Are Unlikely to Push for Gun Reform – NYTimes.com.

5:25 a.m. | Updated Following the publication of this column, which was critical of the role of private equity firms’ ownership of gun manufacturers, Cerberus announced that it was planning to sell its stake in Freedom Group. “It is apparent that the Sandy Hook tragedy was a watershed event that has raised the national debate on gun control to an unprecedented level,” Cerberus said in a statement on Tuesday.

 



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Comments:
  1. Ragspierre says:

    “It is apparent that the Sandy Hook tragedy was a watershed event that has raised the national debate on gun control to an unprecedented level,”

    No. It has raised the hysterical stupid to a level many of us have seen before.

    That isn’t a “debate”. That is just Collectivists doing what they do.

    Today would be a good day to buy stock in American small arms makers.