Quote Originally Posted by TurtleDude View Post
that group is a terrorist group and should be treated accordingly
"Supports stronger background checks" is terrorism? That's new.
Nothing in the current law prevents known or suspected terrorists from clearing a background check and purchasing guns. And some of them are doing just that: According to the Government Accountability Office, between February 2004 and December 2010, there were 1,119 instances when known or suspected terrorists on the government’s Terrorist Watchlist purchased guns or explosives from federally licensed dealers. What’s more, in the past two decades, there have been numerous terror attacks in the United States involving firearms, including shootings at the following places:
But hey, we wouldn't want to even slightly inconvenience you and your precious gun purchases, right?