Beyer to propose 1,000 percent tax on assault-style weapons

Rep. Don Beyer (D-Va.) is drafting legislation to impose a hefty tax on assault-style weapons in the wake of recent mass shootings across the United States.  Beyer’s office told The Hill the proposal was a workaround to avoid GOP opposition to legislation outright banning the high-capacity weapons. ‚ÄúCongressman Beyer has seen action to prevent gun … Continue reading Beyer to propose 1,000 percent tax on assault-style weapons