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Story Continued Below "There are people in Washington, DC, supposed leaders, who have failed to have he courage to reject false choice which says you're either in favor of the Second Amendment or you want to take everyone's guns away, "Harris said gun-related portions or her remarks often generate some of the loudest applause. A forms prosecutor who rose to become California's attorney general and who owns a gun for protection, Harris offers a unique background for trying to make the issue her own. revolved around guns, including the impassioned plea she made in January, also in a town hall event on CNN, in which she filmed the Sandy Hook elementary school shooting in which 20 children were killed in 2012. POLITICO Playbook newsletter Sign up today to receive the # 1-rated newsletter in politics By signing up you agree to receive email newsletters or alerts from POLITICO. You can unsubscribe at any time. "I think somebody should have required all those members of Congress to go to a room, in a locked room, no press, no one, nobody else, and look at the autopsy photographs of those babies, ”Harris said at the time. “And then you can vote your conscience. This has become a political issue. ” Harris' record contains elements that will appeal to progressive Democrats, as well as some that may pause them. As attorney general of California, on 2014 he took a ruling that was unconstitutional with the state's 10-day waiting period for gun purchases –…

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“There are people in Washington, DC, supposed leaders, who have failed to have he courage to reject false choice which says you’re either in favor of the Second Amendment or you want to take everyone’s guns away, “Harris said

gun-related portions or her remarks often generate some of the loudest applause. A forms prosecutor who rose to become California’s attorney general and who owns a gun for protection, Harris offers a unique background for trying to make the issue her own. revolved around guns, including the impassioned plea she made in January, also in a town hall event on CNN, in which she filmed the Sandy Hook elementary school shooting in which 20 children were killed in 2012.

“I think somebody should have required all those members of Congress to go to a room, in a locked room, no press, no one, nobody else, and look at the autopsy photographs of those babies, ”Harris said at the time. “And then you can vote your conscience. This has become a political issue. ”

Harris’ record contains elements that will appeal to progressive Democrats, as well as some that may pause them.

As attorney general of California, on 2014 he took a ruling that was unconstitutional with the state’s 10-day waiting period for gun purchases – and two years later, a panel of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals agreed with Harris’s stance. Harris also supported California legislation to reinforce the assault weapons and close the “bullet button” loophole.

But as district attorney of San Francisco, she has increased bail amounts for defendants facing gun-related charges, a move that could disproportionately affect people of color. Later, the California state auditor twice admonished Harris’ attorney general office administration – first for failing to identify thousands of mentally ill owners forbidden from having firearms; then two years later when a follow-up audit found that “delays in fully implementing certain recommendations in continued risk to public safety.”

High level of sales had forced the department to redirect its resources to completing background checks on new purchases in the state. anyone who sells five or more guns a year to run a background check on all of their gun sales; rescind the licenses of dealers and dealers that break the law and take the most egregious offenders to court [reverseoftheTrumpadmirationschangetothedefinitionof”fugitivefromjustice”allowingfugitiveswitharrestwarrantstobuyguns;andclosetotheso-calledboyfriendloopholetopreventpartnersconvictedofdomesticviolencechargesfrompurchasingandgun

Harris also made a deal to make federal crime, ban high-capacity magazines and outlaws convicted of a federal hate crime

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