New York Democrat Sen. Chuck Schumer has some back up in his fight for gun control legislation he wants to attach to a cyber-security bill making its way through the Senate this week.
"I think there can be a balance," Schumer said on the Senate floor last week. "I would suggest that the place to start here is for us to admit there's a right to bear arms...but at the same time say that doesn't mean that right is absolute." [Some in Congress Eager to Revive Assault Weapon Ban.]
Schumer has offered an amendment that would limit the type of high-capacity gun magazines consumers could purchase.-[Full Article]