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Do “Universal” Background Checks Reduce Murder Rates?

Some wonder whether “universal” background checks reduce murder. The short answer? No.

Universal Background Checks A Universal Failure

Frequent A1F Daily contributor AWR Hawkins looks at how so-called “universal” background checks, a favorite goal of many gun-banners, are ineffective in stopping violent criminals.

Universal Background Checks Unenforceable Without Gun Registry

AWR Hawkins explains how so-called “universal” background checks are just a step toward a gun registry and, ultimately, confiscation.

Record Background Checks in 2019 Indicate Increasing Gun Purchases

Background checks for 2019 exceeded all other years on record.

FBI Registers Record Background Checks In February

FBI data released this week showing that February was the third-biggest month ever for gun background checks under the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS).

CNN Poll Shows Majority Don’t Want Expanded Background Checks

Speaking of background checks, while anti-gun politicians like to claim (erroneously) that 90 percent of Americans support expanded, even “universal” background checks, a recent online poll conducted by CNN suggest otherwise.

Crowd At GOP Debates Jeers At Expanded Background Checks

At Thursday’s GOP debates held in North Charleston, S.C., moderator Trish Regan referred to the frequent claim by anti-gunners that most Americans support “universal” background checks.

Senate Democrats Urge Executive Action On Background Checks

This week we saw 24 U.S. Senate Democrats ask Barack Obama to issue an executive order expanding background checks to cover some private gun sales.

NICS Firearms Background Checks Increase 17 Percent for May Over Last Year

The number of FBI background checks for firearms rose in May for the second straight month.

What Everytown Doesn’t Want You to Know About “Universal” Background Checks

The more people learn about “universal” background checks, the less they like them.

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