...However, Conservatives must make the tools of opportunity more realistic and available to truly enable people to pull themselves up. Great theory, but now put into practice plans and policies that deliver.
FACT CHECK -- .."Every year, an average of 9,200 Americans are murdered by handguns, according to Department of Justice statistics," Reagan said in the op-ed. "… If the passage of the Brady bill were to result in a reduction of only 10 or 15 percent of those numbers (and it could be a good deal greater), it would be well worth making it the law of the land."http://www.politifact.com/georgia/statements/2013/feb/05/barack-obama/did-reagan-support-assault-weapons-ban/