Biden Proposes Ban on ‘High-Capacity’ Gun Magazines ‘That Hold 100 Rounds’Epoch Times, United States politics | The Epoch Times

President Joe Biden, during his speech to Congress on Wednesday, called for a ban on “high-capacity magazines” that hold up to 100 rounds. “We need a ban on assault weapons and high-capacity magazines again. Don’t tell me it can’t be done,” Biden said. “We’ve done it before … and it worked. Talk to most responsible gun owners, most hunters—they’ll tell you there’s no possible justification for having 100 rounds—100 bullets—in a weapon.” It’s not clear why Biden specifically made the proposal to ban the 100-round magazines, as Democratic lawmakers and gun-control groups have tried to push for a ban on magazines that hold more than 10 rounds. Some states have also attempted to pass legislation that bans magazines holding over 17 rounds in recent days. Connor Betts, a gunman who opened fire on a street in Dayton, Ohio, used a 100-round “drum” magazine in 2019. The shooter at the Gilroy …Read More

Leave a Reply