Looney’s Leadership on Gun Control to Take Center Stage

As the nation continues to mourn the victims of the Newtown massacre, the state legislature will likely take up bills introduced by the General Assembly’s leader on gun control issues, state Senate Majority Leader Marty Looney of New Haven.

It was Looney who co-sponsored Connecticut’s assault weapons ban that passed in 1993. He also introduced a measure two years ago that would have banned the sale of ammunition to people who are not legally permitted to own a gun. That effort failed. He will likely introduce that bill again.

The problem is the guns used in the mass shooting were legal in Connecticut and owned by the killer’s mother. Looney plans to look at expanding the current state law to ban other types of weapons.

Your thoughts?

Loading Facebook Comments ...


  1. 965695 700050Safest messages, or a toasts. are typically launched at 1 point during the wedding but are likely to just be hilarious, humorous to unusual as properly. finest man jokes 284413

  2. Ooooooooooooo farhan, mahallah you’re sooooooooooo clever. I wish I had brains like yours lol. Thank you so much for explaining the whole video of kenye west. You have saved and are saving so many peoples lives. We are all soooooooooo proud of you. May Allah grant you Jannat Fardous Ameen.

  3. Hi, Neat post. There’s an issue together with your web site in web explorer, may test this? IE still is the marketplace chief and a big component to other folks will leave out your excellent writing because of this problem.

Comments are closed.