“The action we took was about closing the loophole, making clear that people understood the law, and making clear that people understood that we were going to enforce the law,” Healey said. “The good news is that while sales were up the day of the announcement, sales continued to drop precipitously over the next few days. We continue to monitor sales, but I think what’s clear is that gun dealers, gun manufacturers, have gotten the message that this subset of weapons cannot be available under existing law. I’m not creating new law. This is under existing law.”
MAURA HEALY at the DNC in Philadelphia today
Originally posted 2016-07-25 10:55:45.