Originally Posted By: logtroll
Originally Posted By: perotista
I think our differences is I would like to see us delve deep into society first to find the causes for these mass shootings. Once we know the causes, if eliminating guns with higher capacity magazines helps, then by all means. You want it the other way around. I think these mass killers who kill for killing's sake will find other means. Bombs, arson, chemicals etc. Easy enough.

IfI remember correctly, the NRA has consistently lobbied against any government funding to study the psychological causes of the gun violence issue.

NRA and gun violence research

You may be right, I don't know. If so they were wrong.
It's high past time that we start electing Americans to congress and the presidency who put America first instead of their political party. For way too long we have been electing Republicans and Democrats who happen to be Americans instead of Americans who happen to be Republicans and Democrats.