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Raising the age

What would it solve?

Most of you already know that I am a strong believer in the Second Amendment. I am a member of the NRA and hold a Kansas Concealed Handgun License.

But, I’ve never questioned laws that require an individual to be over 18 to purchase a firearm. In fact, I’ve never questioned laws that require an individual to be over 21 to purchase a handgun.

But now I feel the need to question raising the minimum age to 21 in order to purchase any firearm.

What happened in Florida on Ash Wednesday was tragic. We need to explore and ...

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