Brady Rating Means Nothing
As The Sun’s Michael Dresser reported Monday Morning, Maryland ranks 4th in the latest scorecard released by the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence. Maryland was one of several states that enacted more restrictive gun laws in the wake of the Newtown school shooting last December, cheered on by the editorial page of many a newspaper including this Sun.
Many supporters of gun rights are claiming ridiculous things, such as Vinnie DeMarco’s outrageous claim in Dresser’s piece that “We’re going to save a lot of lives with this new law.”
Nothing of course could be further from the truth.
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