Senator Chuck Schumer is now one of us.....After a recent pheasant hunting expedition in Nebraska with Senator Ben Nelson......
Nelson on Schumer’s first shot: “He didn’t get the safety off, so he couldn’t shoot…. You have to push the safety off to shoot. He figured that out.”
Schumer on the dogs: “They were just amazing … I always thought hunting dogs were just for companionship.”
Schumer bagged three birds, but he says he not so sure Nelson’s team didn’t help him out somehow.
And to think Senator Gillibrand was told not to keep guns under her bed anymore because the left wing of the party was threatening a primary.
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