Ill. gun ban idea collides with statistical reality
Illinois gun ban proposal reeks of rhetoric, falls short on substance
When Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn on Tuesday announced his intention to ban so-called “assault weapons” in the Prairie State – a decision based in large part on the recent Colorado movie massacre – the Bellevue-based Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms was quick to challenge the anti-gun governor, and the group has homicide statistics on its side.
Article by Dave Workman