Now, those very same folks are wringing their hands in distress because some politicians
The mistake in this case? Placing a provision in the AWB that anyone wishing to still own Assault Weapons that are graciously being grandfathered in, must be willing to submit to an annual inspection to ensure they are being properly stored.
Words fail me. But hey, according to one of the bills sponsors, it's okay, because 'he came to realize that an assault-weapons ban has little chance of passing this year anyway. So he put in this bill more as “a general statement, as a guiding light of where we need to go.” '