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What Do Liberal Gun Control Proposals Really Mean?

Phillep Wrote: Feb 13, 2013 3:54 PM
As I recall, the '94 law was going to reduce crime. No notable effect. Australia - Gun laws were going to reduce crime. Nope. England - Gun laws were going to reduce crime. Nope.

For weeks we've heard from President Obama and his allies like Senator Dianne Feinstein and Attorney General Eric Holder about new "commonsense" gun control measures, but what do they really mean? The NRA is out with a new ad detailing how a new assault weapons ban would need to be enforced in order to be effective. The ad cites an internal Department of Justice memo saying the only way an assault weapons ban will have an impact is if gun confiscation and mandatory gun buybacks are also implemented. In addition, President Obama's calls for universal background checks would require gun...