Apparently, a perceived liberal president has helped recession-proof at least one business sector.
“Gun sellers say the election of Barack Obama is helping them avoid the recession. Sales of new guns are booming – up an estimated 50 percent in the suburbs.
In Wednesday’s Truth in Politics, CBS 2 Political Editor Mike Flannery reports the gun lobby spent big trying to defeat Obama this year, outraged by his promise to reinstate a ban on military-style assault weapons. On talk radio, he was denounced as a “gun grabber.” Now, as Obama heads to the White House, millions are rushing to reload.”