• MI Dems on gun proposals: 'make people safe, not take guns away'

    10 days ago - By Wood TV

    LANSING, Mich. - Gov. Gretchen Whitmer in her State of the State address Wednesday night made three proposals aimed at reducing gun violence.
    "The time for only thoughts and prayers is over," the governor said.
    First: mandating universal background checks. Second: implementing safe storage laws to make sure kids don't get their hands on guns.
    The proposals are something one lawmaker said is necessary.
    "Absolutely necessary in the state of Michigan," said State Rep. John Fitzgerald, D-Wyoming. "Law-abiding citizens who own firearms need to take the necessary steps, who are already taking...
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