No, Don’t Ban Or Tax Guns. There’s A Better, More Effective Way.

A right-wing politician celebrates Christmas — supposedly the birthday of the Prince of Peace — by making sure all her family has weapons meant to kill people. (The Times of Israel)

A Democratic representative in Virginia says, “Let’s put a 1000% tax on gun purchases!” He says it can be done because the Constitution allows the government to impose taxes on purchases, and it can be passed with a simple majority of Congress.

Yeah, no. Not gonna happen. Why? Even in the near-infinitesimal event that Joe Manchin would vote with his…



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