Media Report On Gun Legislation

1106 Words Feb 1st, 2016 5 Pages
Jesus Eliseo
Mr. Hunt
Government
12/10/2015
Media Report
Gun Legislation
Gun control has been a very controversial topic lately because theirs has been definitely a lot of shootings in US recently. People believe that being owner of a gun is a constitutional right because of the second amendment. So any person should be allowed to purchase a firearm legally without no problem. One huge problem that has been happening recently this years is how guns have become too dangerous because people are using them too much for crimes now. Guns are not being used for protection no more, now they are being used for crimes which people believe should not be allowed and they should be doing something about.
According to the video of Annenberg classroom the second amendment, “A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed.” The article, “House blocks effort to force vote on gun legislation”, talks about gun control legislation to stop more highly mass shootings in the United States. The republicans run house blocked a democratic consideration about gun control legislation. The bill that was brought to the house is about the government being allowed to ban suspected terrorist from legally purchasing guns. Like I had said, the house blocked the bill because when it comes to the 2nd amendment every individual has the right to use or buy guns to arm themselves for personal use in their home, for…
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