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At Real Clear Policy: The Truth About Mass Shootings

At Real Clear Policy: The Truth About Mass Shootings

Dr. John Lott has a new op-ed at Real Clear Policy. . When another shooting happens at a place such as a school or a mall, politicians and the media are apt to claim that many hundreds of mass shootings occur each year. “Over the last year since Uvalde, our country...

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Biden Administration Harassing Largest Gun Dealers

Biden Administration Harassing Largest Gun Dealers

The Biden administration continues its push to put gun sellers out of business. The criteria for being included on the list is relatively simple: at least 25 guns traced to a crime over a year that were purchased within the past three years. It’s known in the law...