Nashville Attack Renews Calls For Assault Weapons Ban

People holding signs at a gun control activists rally in Nashville, Tenn

“The shooting deaths of three children and three adults inside a Nashville school has put further pressure on Congress to look at imposing a ban on so-called assault weapons,” Michael J. Klein writes. “Such a prohibition would be designed cover the types of guns that the suspect legally purchased and used during the March 27, 2023, attack.”