Here’s what the public thinks:
(Angus Reid Global Scan) – Many adults in the United States believe the current regulations regarding firearms are adequate, according to a poll by Rasmussen Reports. 52 per cent of respondents believe the U.S. does not need stricter gun control laws.
Does the U.S. need stricter gun control laws?
Source: Rasmussen Reports
Methodology: Telephone interviews with 1,000 American adults, conducted on Feb. 14 and Feb. 15, 2006. Margin of error is 3 per cent.
Here’s what’s on the agenda for Congress (from Volume 3, Issue 1, January/February 2006 Firearms Coalition, Hard Corps Report):
Limit Revocation of Gun Rights to Violent Felons Only
Repeal Interstate Sales Ban, NICS makes it Obsolete
Require the Return of Recovered Firearms to their Rightful Owners
Repeal the Federal “Gun-Free School Zone Act” with its Many Potential Pitfalls for Innocent Gun Owners
Repeal the Useless 1986 Machine Gun Ban
Repeal GCA ’68 “Sporting Purposes Language
Removed Useless Restrictions on Silencers so these Useful Tools can be Employed to Make Shooting Safer
Reform NICS Instant Check to Guarantee Timely Sales
Keep up the pressure. Drive these bigots into political extinction.