Finally we may have found a sane Democrat when it comes to guns.
“I’m not afraid of law-abiding citizens who buy a gun,” he said. “Buy the guns you want. What the problem is in America right now is that a terrorist person who is on the no-fly list could go into the secondary market today and buy a weapon.”
“Criminals are killing people,” the mayor added. “Not law-abiding gun owners.”
The gun control debate heightened last Friday when a gunman killed 20 children and six staff members at a Connecticut elementary school.
The shooter, Adam Lanza, allegedly killed his victims with guns purchased legally by his mother, officials said. Neighbors said Lanza had a personality disorder — which has also sparked a debate over mental health care in America.
“Listen to me, the people dying in Chicago, the people dying in Newark are not being done with law-abiding gun owners,” Booker continued. “We do not need to go after the guns. A law-abiding mentally stable American, that’s not America’s problem.”
You wouldn’t know it if you’ve been listening to the anti-gun juts lately.