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Legislator seeks 'ammo' to 'attack' socialists ?

HELENA — A Republican Montana state legislator said Wednesday he was talking about weapons of the mind in an online discussion with a tea party leader about stocking up on "ammo" to "attack" socialists.

Rep. James Knox, of Billings, raised some eyebrows with a recent conversation on Facebook.

Knox wrote that he wakes up early with a desire to "attack socialists!!!." The conservative first-term lawmaker goes on to ask a Billings tea party leader for some "ammo."

Knox said in an email to The Associated Press on Wednesday that he was not talking about bullets.

"The mind is a weapon too," he...


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