“Sen. (Richard) Blumenthal and I are going to join together to introduce what we think is a modest measure to just assure that no guns get sold to people who can’t pass a background check,” announced Sen. Chris Murphy
The industry isn’t “immune”—but this new legislation would cause a potentially fatal vulnerability.
This legislation would expose gun manufacturers and dealers to Clinton-era type nuisance lawsuits designed to bankrupt them.
Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy, joined by Rep. Elizabeth Esty, have asked the Connecticut Food Association to implement a self-imposed ban on open carry in the state’s 300 retail stores.
How Hillary Clinton’s plan to undo the most important federal pro-gun reform of the past 30 years would kill America’s firearms industry.
A Connecticut-based group, Do Not Stand Idly By, wants to start a grassroots effort to spur “smart gun” technology.