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Response to Eugene (Original post)

Sun Jun 12, 2016, 08:01 PM

2. There are 80,000,000 gun owners in our nation and that is probably ...

an underestimate.

While firearms are unpopular in many big cities they are quite popular elsewhere. Since gun owners vote most politicians in Congress from the more gun friendly areas are somewhat reluctant to vote for strong gun control. They fear they will not get reelected.

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