ALBANY – An estimated 3,500 people rallied Tuesday at Empire State Plaza, demanding the repeal of the New York
Though a federal judge ruled the expanded ban on assault weapons is constitutional, the protestors said they are not giving up their fight.
The protestors have a supporter in billionaire businessman Donald Trump, who flew in by helicopter to address the crowd. Trump announced that he has a pistol permit.
"I'm a big Second Amendment person," Trump said. "I'm a big, strong believer in it… I wanted to be here to support you. I’ll be with you no matter where you are."