I tend to keep the soapbox tucked away when writing for this modest blog, but sometimes errant thoughts are worth sharing, particularly when they might just benefit all of us while making the most use of federal tax dollars. The following is presented without further editorializing.
|Gun Control Proposals||Marriage Control Proposals|
|Require universal background checks for all gun sales, including those by private sellers that currently are exempt.||Require universal background checks for all marriages, especially those performed by private Las Vegas chapels.|
|Limiting ammunition magazines to 10 rounds.||Limiting marital arguments to 10 rounds.|
|Financing programs to train more police officers, first responders and school officials on how to respond to active armed attacks.||Financing programs to train more marriage officiants on how to respond to and dissolve ill-advised engagements.|
|Starting a national safe and responsible gun ownership campaign.||Starting a national safe and responsible marriage campaign.|
|Send a letter from ATF to licensed dealers with guidance on how to facilitate background checks for private sellers.||Send a letter from The Library of Congress to licensed marriage facilitators (civil, religious and otherwise) with guidance on how to facilitate background checks AND DNA TESTS for both engaged parties.|
|Remove barriers that prevent states from reporting information on people prohibited from gun ownership for mental health reasons.||Remove barriers that prevent states from reporting information on people prohibited from marriage for mental health reasons.|