Robert W. Kasten: Ignorance is no excuse for Biden’s gun control plan

Robert W. Kasten: Ignorance is no excuse for Biden’s gun control plan

Democratic presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden speaks at a campaign stop Saturday at Bucks County Community College near Philadelphia. Wisconsin gun owners have to get realistic about what Joe Biden has in store for them. There’s an old saying that goes, “people are most conservative about what they know best.” Unfortunately, Joe Biden’s ignorance about guns is legendary. This is a man who — just last week — claimed that a solution to suspects being killed by police was to train cops to shoot attackers in the legs. That advice, for those unaware, is the exact opposite of every firearms training system in the country. Police are never taught to aim for someone’s legs. That would simply increase the chance of missing, and a hit in the legs very well could prove fatal anyway. A firearm is never used to exert less than lethal force — ever. Of course, Biden is also the guy who suggested banning “ magazines that can hold multiple bullets ” and eventually banning every gun that isn’t one of the “smart guns” — which don’t exist. He’s also the one who told Americans that armed self-defense should consist of taking a “double-barrel shotgun and fir(ing) two blasts outside the house.” That would be useless in most situations, and it also could easily constitute assault with a deadly weapon and one of several other felonies. Biden isn’t exactly learning from his mistakes either. Earlier in this campaign, Biden started swearing at a […]

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