Guns Dont Kill People Essay

1718 Words Aug 10th, 2013 7 Pages
GOVT 2305 | Guns Don’t Kill People! | San Jacinto College University |

Jeremy B. Reynolds, G00807501

Gun Control is a big topic today in congress and the presidency. After the horrific tragedy in Newton, CT that took the lives of 26 innocent victims, mostly 1st and 2nd graders, the spark of gun control in America has never been bigger. As a matter of fact, it is so big on President Obama’s plate right now, he has not even came onto the TV or radio to brief the nation on what is going on in North Korea and how he plans to defend our great nation. He would rather bark at congress and all us conservatives alike that gun control is more important.

Growing up in Western North Carolina as a young boy, I was
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There are many individuals that believe that a handgun can save your life, but there those that believe that only bad guys use handguns to kill others. And as I said earlier in this paragraph, the Constitution of the United States gives us the right to keep and bear arms, but some of the leftwing political groups seem to think that it needs to be changed and it appears that they will do whatever it takes to get the law changed.

This year there was a new gun law added to the long list of gun laws. In Colorado and Oregon the law was passed with a huge margin. The law states that you can not buy a gun at a gun show without a background check, and for it to be a gun show there only needs to be 3 or more people. So, in other words many of the police officers in the world will now be breaking the law when the switch guns with other officers. For instance, there are four officers standing around at the police station, and a couple of them decided to try out each others gun for a day or two. Under this new law, the officers have now broken the law. Many gun owners say there is no need for this new law. The NRA and many other pro-gun groups did everything they could try and make sense of it to people. Even after spending almost 2 million

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