Brian Judy is the NRA’s legislative liason for some Western States. We discuss attempts to register more gun owners in one of those states.
Do bills that establish “Universal Background Checks” – like I-594, set to be voted on this year in Washington state – really do just that, or do they also serve as a tool to enable future confiscation of firearms? Do background checks prevent crime or merely stymie peaceful gun owners; if not, why are government officials at both federal and state levels calling for their wider use?
Original air date: July 12, 2014