No Ban on Semi Automatic Weapons [Poll]
In the wake of the tragic nightclub rampage in Orlando, Florida, Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is ramming up the rhetoric. Her quote, "I believe weapons of war have no place on our streets. "
Brian agrees each shooting sends a shiver up your spine, but let's not knee jerk. A hard look at the numbers reveal there have been 80 mass shootings since 1982. Let's say that's 33 full years at 365 days per year. That's approximately one mass shooting every 150 days. Do we reshape gun policy because a heinous act occurs 2x a year?
If we look at the number of semi-automatic weapons, compared to mass shootings involving these guns, the number reveal a stark contrast to the vision.
Should citizens be banned from purchasing and otherwise owning semi-automatic weapons?