Firearm Background Checks Surge

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According to FBI data released today, it appears that one day gun purchase background checks have surged. USA Today has a brief write up on the figures released from the FBI.

The Bloomberg report says FBI data show that one-day sales of handguns in Arizona jumped 60% on Monday, compared with a corresponding Monday a year ago. That represents the second-biggest increase of any state in the nation. Sales are up 65% in Ohio, 16% in California, 38% in Illinois and 33% in New York. Nationally, sales are up about 5%.


Chuck-n-Alaska's picture

Considering that dirt bag in

Considering that dirt bag in AZ people know that every Sarah B gun hating fanatic is going to make another run for our guns. Can't say that I blame everyone who are getting them while they can.