The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on Keep and Bear
Since the Las Vegas shooting the media and their friends on the left have targeted “bump stocks” as their new favorite thing to hate about guns.
In the last couple of weeks they’ve spent countless hours opining about the evils of the bump stock and fear mongering about the terrifying “assault rifle” epidemic.
Sadly, their overwrought fears are not just overblown they’re sheer fantasy.
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First, The bump stock technology has been around for years, and yet this is the first time it has been utilized in one of these attacks. Second, bump stocks weren’t banned by the ATF because, try as they might, they couldn’t find a reason to do so.
“We could not find a way to classify it as a machine gun. We did the right thing by the letter of the statutes.” That’s the word from the Former Assistantpost was originally published on this site