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Gene Truono on Gun Control

 

 


He's pro 2nd Amendment but with common sense conditions

Gene fully supports the 2nd Amendment. However, he also believes that we need to address the mental health issues that lead to gun violence. He supports the improvement of background checks, gun safety, and a limitation on any device that can be used to enhance a weapon that enables it to fire automatically. Gene believes that all institutions should perform risk assessments and take immediate action for the safety of our citizens and schoolchildren without the need for legislation.
Source: 2018 Delaware Senate campaign website VoteTruono.com , Apr 4, 2018

It's a mental health issue, not about taking away guns

On the issue of gun control, Boyce said, "I will always be a strong supporter of the Second Amendment." He added that "there would need to be some colossal threat to our country" before he would consider "any type of action that reduced our rights under the constitution."

Truono said he also supports the Second Amendment, "and I don't think taking away people's guns will solve this problem. The real issue here, as we've seen, is that this is a mental health issue, which is an issue that this country has failed to address over and over and over again."

Truono said he supports instantaneous background checks "like we do credit reports for instant credit. He also said limiting the use of accessories that increase the fire power of a weapon "is something we should have a discussion about." He added that he feels that "every school, every church should do a risk assessment" regarding its vulnerability to gun violence.

Source: Coastal Point on 2018 Delaware Senate debate , Mar 2, 2018

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