Spiderweb3416 Wrote: Guns are for anyone that wants to use or own them. It is our basic right to bear arms! Government pressure & legislators should not have the right to take our guns.
That's my opinion hope you have the same opinion.
johnnycee Wrote: There are already many restrictions on many types of firearms both long guns and hand guns, I believe that an extensive background check regarding the mental health issues surrounding the purchase of any fire arm is a must, but the Congress refuse's to take on the HIPPA Law advocates, since many of these mass killers or maybe all of them have shown recongizable signs of mental distress and so often people in charge or even the killer's own family are loathe to alert the authorities about the person's problem and the threat that they pose, in this instance the government should have the ability to monitor these people which a thorough mental health background would allow them to do, also limiting the size /amount of rounds in a magazine is pointless, I was trained on a M-1 Garand semi-automatic rifle , that fired an 8 round clip, I could exchange 3 clips and fire down range and put about 90% of my rounds on target inside of 30 seconds, so you see it's not about the amount of rounds but the ability of the shooter to place those rounds on target , and most of these shooters are proficient in the handling of their firearms, so further restrictions on firearms is really just a talking point for most politicians to either get elected or re-elected.