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Video: Debunking the Gun-Show Loophole Myth

Mike ATX Wrote: Apr 11, 2013 11:38 PM
Then how do you explain why so many more people are killed by vehicle than firearms?
sheepdogII Wrote: Apr 11, 2013 11:45 PM
Enough to make the novel "War and Peace" look small by comparison
Mike ATX Wrote: Apr 11, 2013 11:42 PM
Or...

the list will get very, very long.
sheepdogII Wrote: Apr 11, 2013 11:40 PM
Or that more people die from doctor mistakes?

Sens. Manchin and Toomey announced their ‘compromise’ on expanding background checks Wednesday, which, among other things, closes the “gun show loophole.” By law, all federal firearms licensees are required to conduct background checks for firearms transactions—even at a gun show. But gun control advocates repeatedly say that 40 percent of all gun purchases at gun shows are private sales and thus, not subject to a background check. Where are they getting this figure from and is it true? Heritage weighs in:

As The Washington Post has