During her July 28 speech to the DNC, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA-52) described gun control as part of building a “strong America.”
She specifically pushed an all-out rejection of the NRA and called for Congress to add the no-fly list to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System’s (NICS) list of prohibited buyers.
Pelosi said, “If you’re on the no-fly list, then you belong on the no-buy list.” She did not mention that the NRA’s opposition to using the no-fly list for background checks has been echoed by similar opposition from The Washington Post, the Los Angeles Times, and CNN, all of which have aligned against using the no-fly list for gun control. The news outlets cited the list’s imprecision and the fact that using such a list tramples the Due Process rights of Americans. – READ MORE