Do Gun Background Checks Work?

Why Are There So Many Mass Shootings In The U.S.?


In the U.S., the rise of mass shootings has left many believing it’s too easy to buy a gun. So, do gun background checks actually work?

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Ten Years After Columbine, Notable Moments in Recent U.S. Gun-control Debate
“April 20, 1999 | Students Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold attack Columbine High School near Denver, killing 12 fellow students and a teacher.”

The Case for Finishing the Job to Keep America Safer
“It was 20 years ago that Congress passed, and President Clinton signed, the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act.”

National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) Operations
“The National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) Section of the FBI’s Criminal Justice Information Services (CJIS) Division has processed firearm background checks since its inception- November 30, 1998.”

‘Universal background check:’ What does it mean?
“The “universal background checks” now being pushed by some gun control supporters is code for closing federal loopholes on such checks at gun shows and other private sales.”

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