Originally published at: CORY BOOKER: American Citizens Should Require ‘Federal License’ to Own Firearms | Sean Hannity
New Jersey Senator and potential 2020 Democratic candidate Cory Booker doubled-down on his demands for stricter gun control measures over the weekend; saying American citizens should require a “federal license” to own firearms.
“The national licensing proposal is one of 16 that the Democrat from New Jersey unveiled on Monday in what his campaign touted as the ‘most sweeping gun violence prevention plan ever put forth by a presidential candidate,’” reports Fox News.
According to Booker, “a gun license demonstrates that a person is eligible and can meet certain safety and training standards necessary to own a gun.”
The liberal legislator said his policy expands upon “rigorous evidence at the state level demonstrating the connection between gun licensing and reduction in gun violence.”
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