‘Daily Show’ takes aim at Tiahrt on ATF limits

In one segment of Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show” Wednesday, former 4th Congressional District Rep. Todd Tiahrt was shown saying in 2007 that mayors shouldn’t be tracing guns used in crimes or cracking down on illegal gun sales because the ATF was on the case – a point noted with relief by host Jon Stewart. But a clip later in the show showed Tiahrt defending his amendment restricting gun-trace data and otherwise limiting the law enforcement powers of the ATF. “You have broken my t-heart,” Stewart said.