GOP Missouri lawmaker ties shootings to abortion: ‘Life has no value to a lot of these folks’
Republican Rep. Billy Long (Mo.) argued this week that an increase in fatal shootings is tied to abortion, as both, in his view, are issues of not valuing life. “When I was growing up in Springfiel…
GOP Lawmaker Blamed Abortion for Mass Shootings
Rep. Billy Long (R-MO) blamed abortion for gun violence in a radio interview.Said Long: "When I was growing up in Springfield, you had one or two murders a year. Now we have two, three, four a week in Springfield, Missouri, so something has happened to our society and I go back to abortion."
Missouri congressman blames abortion for mass shootings, claims guns are not the issue
The U.S. has seen more than 15 mass shootings since the tragic school shooting in Uvalde, Texas, on May 24. But of course, despite the increasing concern of gun violence in the U.S., some lawmakers continue to claim guns are not to blame. Instead, some...