Listen: The NRA is outraged by proposed bill to impose 50% tax on ammo
"Connecticut lawmaker wants to tax amunition and USA's. Chris Barnes has details. Freshman state Representative Jillian Gilchrist of west Hartford wants to impose a fifty percent tax on ammunition. The democrat says her Bill is a prevention measure that's designed to protect public health. We see this as a public health measure similar to what we've done in the state of Connecticut with increasing the tax on cigarettes when we increase that tax. We've seen a reduction in use the National Rifle Association does not agree saying that her proposal is dreadful legislature that punishes law abiding citizens"