By Rich Kozlovich
Crime is skyrocketing in America, and the Democrats own it. They're refusing to enforce laws, refusing to prosecute criminals, ordering police to not arrest criminals, letting violent criminals out without bail, or minimal bail, out of control immigration, increase of illegal drug use, demanding police forces be eliminated, and prosecute cops for doing their jobs, but that's not what's causing this upsurge in crime. No, their answer is there are just too many darned guns in the hands of honest citizens. Imagine that.
Yet Chicago has some of the strongest gun control laws in the nation, and what has been the result? Democrat-run Chicago Year-to-Date Crime Rate Up 97% Compared to 2021 - Compared to the first 22 days of 2021, the major crime rate in Democrat-run Chicago is already up 97 percent this year... Compared to those same 22 days last year, crime is up 61 percent. Another great American city utterly destroyed by unchallenged Democrat rule under Mayor Lori Lightfoot.........
Mass Murders Post-Covid Are Plaguing Democrat-Run Gun-Nanny States the Most -The mass shooting in California that left 10 people dead this weekend is the latest reminder that many of the deadliest mass shootings in America since COVID-19 have occurred in states with strict gun laws.
Democrats show no interest in fixing their mess. Rather than focusing on
re-criminalizing drugs, they’re pushing bills to expand the
availability of fentanyl testing strips. Obviously, that won’t make a
dent in the fatal overdoses. But Democrats refuse to condemn drug use,
claiming any judgment would stigmatize addicts and prevent them from
seeking treatment. Under the current permissive drug strategy, addicts
aren’t seeking treatment and homelessness is rising.........