Professor Krauss Quoted in Article on Efforts to Crack Down on Illegal Firearms
New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's strategy session on stemming the flow of firearms, attended by 14 Democratic mayors from around the country, may not have the desired result, according to Professor Michael I. Krauss, whose comments were cited in the article.
Bloomberg Hosts Strategy Session On Guns for 14 Democratic Mayors, The New York Sun, April 26, 2006. By Jill Gardiner.
"A law professor at George Mason University, Michael Krauss, said Mr. Bloomberg may be 'playing with fire.'
"'There are millions of gun owners in this country,' Mr. Krauss said. 'If you are fighting this fight alone, nobody really notices. But once it spreads and it's contrary to popular will, it is much more likely to be repressed.'"