They are looking to make easlier for people to purchase gun suppressors….(WTF would you need these for?)
The second effort is aimed at allowing person with concealed permits to transport their weapons across state lines….
(Some states would still not allow possesion of those weapons without their states license)….
The efforts could very well make it thru the House, but fail in the Senate….Maybe?
The last few years tragities haven’t stop some American’s efforts to keep their guns and have more freedom to do whatever they want with them….
Some ‘American’s LOVE their Guns’……
House GOP leaders are moving forward with plans to vote on two gun-related measures in the coming weeks, the first time Congress has taken up the controversial issue since Donald Trump became president.
A bill easing regulations on the purchases of gun silencers — also known as suppressors — could reach the House floor as early as next week.
Another measure allowing concealed carry permit holders to take their weapons to other states is also expected to move through the House Judiciary Committee and onto the floor this fall, possibly in October, according to GOP lawmakers and aides.
Both proposals are almost certain to pass the House, despite intense opposition from gun-control groups. In the Senate, Democrats will likely block the measures. Trump would almost certainly sign such bills if they ever got to his desk.
Nearly five years after the tragic shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, left 20 children dead and spurred an impassioned debate over expanding background checks for gun sales, the GOP-controlled Congress and the Trump administration are clearly moving in the opposite direction. Republican congressional leaders and Trump administration officials — at the urging of the National Rifle Association and other gun-rights groups — are looking to roll back restrictions on guns imposed during the Obama era….Share on Facebook