After the United States experienced two mass shootings in less than as many weeks, conversations regarding mental health and gun ownership have been prevalent on the airwaves and interwebs. But now, it appears the issue has prompted deeper discussion in the halls of government as to legislative solutions to prevent mass shootings and other types of gun violence.
Democrats and Republicans in Congress have begun negotiations on a legislative proposal to address the problem. The Democrats have been pushing a radical anti-gun agenda since the beginning of the year, but the GOP is not likely to sign on to anything extreme regarding gun control. Still, there might be one area on which at least some Republicans might be willing to bend: Red flag laws.
Each time a mass shooting occurs, left-leaning politicians inevitably bring up red flag laws as a way to prevent atrocities like what ...
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