Gun Control myths

 

Myth 1

A California council-member stated in regards to the open carry of an unloaded gun that you can still be shot.

Answer:

False

The reason this is false is that if a live round is not in the chamber, there is nothing the firing pin can ignite to project a bullet out of the muzzle.

 

Myth 2

Authors of bills and lawmakers are experts and know what they are making laws about…right?

Answer:

False

Anyone choosing a career to create more laws (legislator) can’t possibly be an expert on every subject matter. I find that most law makers in the western part of the US seem to ignore the experts.  I have personally been in senate meetings where the recommendations of a seasoned police officer and respected council-members factual findings and advise were ignored because he happened to be on the opposing party line of the meeting majority.  Meeting link below.

SB249_hearing

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