The RNR a House Committee will hear arguments on the latest gun ban precursor to be introduced in this session.
The hearing will be held on January 25th for those who wish to attend. Something that would be a very good idea.
As the old saying goes, ‘No one’s life or property is safe as the legislature is in session. The legislature is in session, and the dismal history of gun control tells us every Oregonian’s life and property are at risk.
Statisticians are used to dealing with data sets of 20, 30, 40, 100, 200 and son on up to 800 data points. Statisticians are not used to data sets with 57,789 data sets, all failures. Essentially, the prbability that Oregon’s pending bill will raise violence leves in enaced are essentially infinite. And will not be until someone can imagine one more.
The intent of the law is to fail, alllowing the gun ban lobbies to claim the law did not go far enough, and come bacck to work for even more restrictive gun laws.
That rount has been taken by many, always with tragic results. Mexico, with some of the most sweeping Constitutional guarantees of gun rights on the planet. Rights that have been nibbled out of existence. And now Mexico will top 50,000 murder victims and those “disappeared and probably murdered.
On the basis of the history of gun control, there is no possibility that the proposed law will reduce crime, make anyone safer, or do anything a sane person would consider good. But there is every probability the enacted bill would drive up crime rates and creae misery and grief, just as all of its predecessors have.
In fact, this is what gun control has already done to oregon since 1960, with all the gun control laws and gun ban campaigns to the current gun ban campaign marked in red::
If there is any way for our numbers to outweigh the billaires money, this bill should be stoppe, dead, never to be heard again.