“Why wouldn’t we want to close the loophole that allows as many as 40 percent of all gun purchases to take place without a background check?” --President Obama, remarks on gun safety, March 28, 2013 “FACT: Nearly 40% of all gun sales don't require a background check under current law. #DemandAction” Read full article >>
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