President Joe Biden‘s office announced he will unveil a package of executive actions on Thursday aimed at reducing gun violence.
Politico reports that the package focuses on several flashpoints for gun control advocates such as ghost guns, red flag laws, and funds for gun violence prevention.
Owners of weapons that are manufactured at home or lack serial numbers (A.K.A. ghost guns) will be required to undergo background checks. Additionally, the DOJ will provide states with red flag laws that allow courts to temporarily seize firearms that belong to people that are deemed “a danger to themselves or others.”
This action comes after Biden faced pressure from activists and House Democrats alike following the horrific shooting in Colorado.Read more…