As for “commonsense,” how ending private sales among good people will deter the bad is left unexplained.
Check it out:
The administration has “completed or made significant progress” on the 23 executive actions on guns President Obama announced last January, a Dec. 2 email advisory sent out under the name of Vice President Joe Biden claimed.
The email links to a White House web page presenting a summary of those actions under the heading of “Protecting our kids” and over a photo of the Executive Mansion flying a flag at half-staff. The message is clear to those who know how to discern it: This is an appeal to the emotions.
“President Clinton signed the Brady Bill into law,” the email recalls. “It was a historic piece of legislation — one that’s kept 1.5 million of the wrong people from getting their hands on a firearm in the last 14 years.