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To: The Illinois State House, The Illinois State Senate, Governor J.B. Pritzker, The United States House of Representatives, The United States Senate, and President Donald Trump

Oppose Gun Control and Weapons Ban Legislation

Support the 2nd Amendment by opposing gun control and weapons ban legislation at the local, state, and federal level. The United States and Illinois should oppose comprehensive gun control, age restrictions, magazine capacity limits and weapons ban. Semi-automatic rifles make up less than 1 percent of the deaths in the United States each year. Strict gun control laws have not curtailed or restricted criminal activity in strict gun control states and cities across the United States, but increased it. Anti-2nd Amendment organizations and individuals skew the firearm death data obtained from CDC and FBI. Get informed and make the right decision look at the CDC and FBI data.

Why is this important?

Semi-automatic rifles make up less than 1 percent of the deaths in the United States each year out of a total of approximately 3 million deaths annually. Anti-2nd Amendment organizations and individuals skew the firearm death data from CDC and FBI to fit their propaganda message. The CDC firearm homicide data only reports about 11000 deaths in 2014. CDC data is skewed by adding in about 20000 suicide deaths in 2014 to produce a larger firearm deaths total. The FBI homicide data shows about 11000 deaths from firearms in 2016. Support the 2nd Amendment by opposing gun control and weapons ban legislation at the local, state, and federal level.


Reasons for signing

  • Our Constitution and the Amendments were written by intelligent men who wanted a document to protect our population, everyone, with the backing and support of our rights and responsibilities. It should never be broken or infringed on by less than a majority of the people voting in our nation.
  • Controlling guns is not the answer, controlling the criminals, mentally ill and downright violent people is the only way to go ! ! ! ! Extensive psychological examination should be part of a complete background check, this will weed out the shooters that we are trying to stop ! ! ! !
  • Gun control is no more than gun owner control. Legal ownership of guns—key word is legal—should not be restricted. Denying citizens the right to self-defense is abhorrent and unconstitutional.