Beyer’s Steep Gun Tax Might Curb Some Very Lethal Weapons, But It Has Gaps

In response to two recent mass shootings, Representative Don Beyer (R-VA) introduced a bill that would impose a 1,000 percent excise tax on certain guns. The Washington Post reports that Beyer hopes to include it in a larger budget reconciliation bill, which would allow it to pass the Senate with a simple majority. The bill … Read more