April 07, 2016 at 02:00PM on Facebook
“While touting her gun control record and lambasting rival Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders’ firearm policy, Hillary Clinton keeps under wraps her heavy-handed involvement in the arms trade during her time as America’s top diplomat. Sanders, although never Secretary of State, hasn’t advocated for major arms deals between the U.S. and Saudi Arabia, or any other warmongering country for that matter.
According to an investigation by journalists David Sirota and Andrew Perez of the International Business Times, Clinton not only rubber-stamped major weapon deals with 20 countries that donated to her and her husband’s philanthropic arm, the Clinton Foundation, but also approved nearly double the amount of arms sales to those same 20 countries as the State Department of George W. Bush’s second term.”
Hillary Clinton Is Pro Gun Control, But She’s Also Big on Arms Deals