NJ Congressman: DHS must explain ammunition and armored vehicle purchases

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NJ Congressman Leonard Lance (R - 7th District) says that Janet Napolitano must explain to Congress why the DHS has purchased 1.6 billion bullets and 2700 armored vehicles for domestic use. The purchase of thousands of fully automatic rifles for the DHS should also be explained. Note that these are described as "personal defense weapons", while less lethal weapons in the hands of US citizens are described as "assault rifles". He made this statement at the Morristown Tea Party Organization 4th anniversary gathering, Friday, March 15th at the Whippany, NJ VFW.