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The Daily Beast

How This Trump-Endorsed Sheriff Went From ‘Vegas Strong’ to Just Wrong

Steve MarcusA prophetic protector has become a political panderer.Back in December 2016, Sheriff Joe Lombardo of Clark County, Nevada, called for restrictions on high-capacity gun magazines.“I’m a very avid hunter, I was in the military myself, and there’s no need to have a high-capacity magazine for any practical reason,” Lombardo told the Las Vegas Sun.Ten months later, a gunman on the the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Hotel in Las Vegas with two dozen AR-15-type rifles and hundred or so high-cap