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The Assault Weapons Ban Didn’t Work Then and It Won’t Work Now

FletchforFreedom Wrote: Dec 30, 2012 1:11 PM
Look, o economic ignoramus, the Laffer Curve does not define a specific percentage point and it varies among several taxes. Examples of the Laffer Curve in operation date at least back to the Roman Empire and to taxes by the crown from several countries to capital gains taxes in more recent times. Are you so completely divorced from reality that you actually believe the Laffer Curve defines a specific percentage point or that it needs to in order to be empirically proved? Your ignorance is showing!

Senator Dianne Feinstein is queuing up come January 2013 to retable—yet again—an Assault Weapons Ban (AWB) in order to “severely mitigate the possibilities of another Sandy Hook atrocity.” Great idea, Dianne, as the first AWB that Clinton signed into law worked wonders in schools from 1994-2004. It was awesome. It panned out wonderfully aside from the following:

  • November 7, 1994: Wickliffe, Ohio: (Wickliffe Middle School shooting) Keith Ledeger, 37, a former student at the school, shot and killed custodian Pete Christopher and wounded four other adults.
  • January 12, 1995: Seattle, Washington: A...