By Bob Owens
Former Baltimore Mayor and Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley hates the Second Amendment the way Hillary Clinton hates accountability, and has come out with a platform of what he would do to the Second Amendment rights of Americans if he was elected.
Let’s take his platform point-by-point.
…I am putting forward a comprehensive policy plan for cutting deaths from gun violence in half — homicides, suicides, and accidents — within 10 years.
In ten years… just two years after any possible second term might be up? How convenient. Now, let’s get into the details.
My plan starts with expanding safeguards to all gun purchases, whether from a licensed dealer, online posting, or private sale. Under my plan, a background check would be required for each and every gun purchase. And every person seeking to purchase or transfer a gun would have to obtain a fingerprint-based license, including completing safety training and a waiting period. Without such protections, it will remain far too easy for criminals to legally buy guns.
As has been proven time and again, the supermajority of criminals do not buy guns legally. They obtain their firearms via straw-purchases and through the black market of stolen gun sales. O’Malley’s plan will have …read more
Source:: Bearing Arms