There is secret that Maryland’s draconian gun laws have been a complete disaster. That statement is confirmed in several ways, from the crime reports in the Baltimore Sun to the numbers Maryland’s law enforcement makes up for the FBI. link goes to the ‘official’ crime numbers provided the FBI, and the chart below is taken from the dataset at this link.
While a complete analysis with the proposal and inception date of Maryland’s gun laws is beyond the scope of this brief post that data is available in “The cost of gun control, Maryland, posted in the ssummer of 2017. with that, it should be absolutely clear that Maryland’s gun laws have cost far more than they value of whatever benefits were gained.
Senator Ben Cardin is a Senator from Maryland, a rabid Progressive and gun ban activist, and is somewhat less useful to the people of Maryland than a sty on his eyelid.
Jere are the results of the gun ban laws Cardin supports, and if Maryland’s already Dracconian laws are strengthened, history will absolutely repeat itself. Running most of the State’s crime rates into throd world territory, instead of just Baltimore.
It is time for a change in Annapolis, and it is time for gun ban advocates, whose proposales have invariaboly sent crime rates through the Van Allen belt too be relieved of lawmakng duties. After all, this is the 21st Century, not the 1830’s.