Well, they've gone and done it again.
This time, they posted this image on their Facebook page:
There's only one problem.
Washington never said that.
Via Daily Kos, we learn what Washington really said:
The actual quote comes from Washington's address to Congress on January 8th, 1790 and goes like this: "A free people ought not only to be armed, but disciplined; to which end a Uniform and well digested plan is requisite: And their safety and interest require that they should promote such manufactories, as tend to render them independent others, for essential, particularly for military supplies." Note that the quote has nothing to do with gun rights and is clearly concerns properly equipping the military.Perhaps the Barron County GOP really shouldn't have guns. They can't seem to shoot straight no matter what.