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Sheila Jackson Lee: Turn in Your Guns

Bill999 Wrote: Dec 20, 2012 2:53 PM
Per the FBI, 99.9% of all guns are not used in violent crimes. 99.8% of all guns are not used in crime at all. Guns are used 4 times as often in self-defense versus being used in a crime, and 98% of the time are not fired at all. Only 4% of guns used in crimes were obtained legally.

Texas Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee doesn't want to "take" your guns, she just wants you turn them in.

Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (D-Texas) on Wednesday afternoon urged people to turn in their guns, arguing it would be an appropriate response to last week's mass shooting in Newtown, Conn.

"I would personally just say to those who are listening, maybe you want to turn in your guns," Jackson Lee said on the House floor. "Oh no, I'm not going to take your guns. But look at what Dick's Sporting Goods did ... they wanted...