gun-control critics maintain that since mass shootings are rare occurrences, reform is unnecessary.
But, hey, gun-control advocates will always be able to say they did “something” to reduce gun violence.
When he announced his gun-control measures, Obama spoke of Grace and how much she loved art.
But the backlash from conservatives and gun groups on even that slim piece of gun-control legislation was fast and furious.
Most Democrats have long shied away from the gun-control issue as political poison.
The gun-control debate is not a new one, and the voters who care about it are not uneducated on the subject.
[G]uns tend to be remote from the experience of most gun-control supporters.
Since then, the only gun-control measure to pass Congress, in 1999, provided for trigger locks on new handguns.
I say luckily, because the gun-control for the whole ship was suspended while Y—— waited for that infernal helmet.
"We will now go below again and look at the gun-control room," said the boatswain's mate, as he trotted off once more.