No, really! A federal judge overturned California's assault weapons ban and used the words "like the Swiss Army Knife." You can't make this up.
"It was a law for the longest time, and it brought down these mass killings." said the President.
During brief remarks before he departed the White House for Ohio, President Biden called for the Senate to pass the House bills on background checks. He also called for an assault weapons ban.
Pete Buttigieg was adamant about his incremental approach to assault weapons, but Beto O'Rourke wasn't having it.
Biden pointed out the problem of senators putting campaign coffers ahead of children in coffins.
"When you have that kind of broad public support for legislation that will make everyone safer and it still can't get through the Senate, the problem is with weak-willed leaders who care more about their campaign coffers than children in coffins," Biden wrote.
Trump is utterly wrong about the "popularity" of assault rifles.
The looks on their faces as legislators told them guns matter more than lives is heartbreaking.
The ban on assault weapons remains in Connecticut.
Fox News host Tucker Carlson asserted over the weekend that a ban on military-style assault weapons would have have been ineffective at stopping the massacre at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando because the shooter could have used a "crock pot" instead.
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