On Thursday, Joe Biden announced further executive actions on the subject of gun control, saying “Enough prayers, time for some action.”
During the announcement, Biden delivered a speech riddled with falsehoods. Let’s debunk some of the most egregious claims Biden made during his short statement.
Biden parrots the “gun show loophole” lie
“These bills, one, require background checks for anyone purchasing a gun at a gun show, or an online sale,” Biden said, which triggered applause from the audience.
“Most people don’t know it, you walk into a store and you buy a gun, you have a background check. But you go to a gun show, you can buy whatever you want, and no background check.”
Joe Biden lies, claiming that you can buy a gun at a gun show without a background check. pic.twitter.com/7IhUJWHrbP
— Ian Haworth (@ighaworth) April 8, 2021
This is one of the most prevalent and misleading falsehoods promulgated by the Left when it comes to gun control. Federally licensed gun sellers