10.) George Washington

  • 01/20/2020 12:00 AM
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  • by: AAN Staff
10.) George Washington
Gilbert Stuart [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

"A free people ought not only to be armed, but disciplined..."
- George Washington

 
The first and arguably greatest president this country has ever had was a staunch advocate of the Second Amendment. This quote comes from his first annual address to Congress. Washington was an icon and a hero, who had the foresight to help ensure law-abiding citizens would never have to be afraid of their government.    

 
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