(Examiner)-Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid said Monday a gun control bill authored by Democrats would prevent another terrorist attacks like the ones carried out in New Jersey and New York this weekend.
“We can argue from now on about whether this bill would have prevented this weekend’s attacks,” Reid, D-Nev., said. “But one thing is for sure, it would prevent the next attack.”
Democrats have authored a bill that would ban people on a federal terror watch list from purchasing guns or explosives.
House and Senate Republicans have authored their own legislation, which would put in place a three-day waiting period for those on the terror-watch list who try to purchase guns or explosives. Democrats blocked the GOP bill in the Senate, and the House GOP majority has refused to take up the bill authored by Democrats. (Continue reading)
It’s hard not to picture the popular meme of Same Elliot from The Big Lebowski every time a democrat opens their mouth about their newest gun control measure and its magical powers.
Would really be interesting to hear just how the “no fly, no buy” legislation would have prevented the terrorist from bombing New York.