"Virginia Democratic leaders abandoned their gun confiscation proposal Monday following a grassroots outpouring of opposition to gun control across the state. Governor Ralph Northam (D.) and incoming Senate majority leader Dick Saslaw (D.) said they will no longer pursue their marquee plan to ban the possession of "assault weapons." Virginia Dems Cave on Confiscation as 2A Sanctuaries Expand Why, you ask? Because 59 counties said FUCK YOU and declared themselves 2A sanctuaries, with a further 20 scheduled to vote on their own resolutions this week: Virginia Citizens Defense League - Events This leads to a potential 79 counties telling the government to piss off. There are 95 counties in Virginia. Get it through your heads, leftists: You're NEVER getting the guns.