White House: Chicago Violence is Proof that we Need More Gun Control

They acknowledge that Chicago is a hotbed of violence and murder, much of it involving guns and gangs. For years, conservatives have pointed to cities such as Chicago to show the failures of gun control. Chicago still has stringent gun control in place, even though the courts have ruled that they must allow concealed carry. That was a step in the right direction, but it doesn’t mean obtaining a gun is all that easy there. The media generally ignore Chicago’s “gun violence,” because they Read more […]

Do States With More Gun Laws Have Fewer Gun Deaths?

Obama made this statement in the aftermath of the Oregon shooting, probably in an effort to convince an already reeling American public to support more gun laws: We know that states with the most gun laws tend to have the fewest gun deaths. So the notion that gun laws don’t work, or just will make it harder for law-abiding citizens and criminals will still get their guns is not borne out by the evidence. The Washington Post picked up on his statement and did some fact-checking. The results are Read more […]

Obama Loves Australia’s Gun Confiscation Program

In our steady trek toward a progressive socialist country, there is really only one further step in gun control that America can take—outright gun confiscation. Some states have already begun gun registration and all states have gun owner licensing, gun-free zones, and other forms of gun control. But that still isn’t anywhere near as much gun control as leftists would like to see. Here’s what Obama had to say about Australia’s gun control program: Couple of decades ago, Australia had a mass Read more […]