Democratic Party legislation in Missouri hoping to limit 2nd Amendment protections was easily shut down and didn't really merit much consideration.
However, what's important here is Mayor Q aligning himself with anti-gun proponents across the nation as Prez Biden preps an gun takeaway effort on the federal level . . .
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Mayor Lucas said he would like to promote city ordinances to stop easy access to illegal firearms, but a 2014 state law prohibits such local rules. “Let us find a way to try to save the babies who are dying on our streets, each and every day,” Lucas said.
The hint of pro-life sentiments is a nice touch despite a negligible local impact.
As usual, the ongoing 12th & Oak crusade against the 2nd Amendment overlooks solutions that include ENFORCING GUN LAWS ALREADY ON THE BOOKS or addressing POLICE OFFICERS ABANDONING KCPD AMID ANTI-LAW ENFORCEMENT SENTIMENT.
There are many factors that have helped to spike local homicides. A legislative gun control solution is the least likely option to help quickly curb the deadly crisis currently confronting Kansas City. Meanwhile, the KCMO homicide count continues to keep a record-breaking pace.
Further reading . . .
TKC Fave Link Of The Day: Gun control and its racist roots
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