Will Taxing Bullets Reduce Violent Crime in Chicago?

I’ve heard of a lot of different ideas and programs to help curb violent crimes, but the one being proposed in Cook County, Illinois has got to be in the top ten of most ridiculous ideas I’ve ever heard of. Cook County is home to the Obamas, the city of Chicago and a mayor who once served as one of Obama’s closest aides on Capitol Hill, Rahm Emmanuel.  It is also home of a rising homicide rate.  Last year at this time, Chicago reported 324 homicides.  At the same time this year, they Read more […]