“We need to ban the circulation of assault weapons once and for all ... I led the fight for this ban in 1994.
For 10 years, the ban acted like a law, and the cases of shooting stopped, ”RIA Novosti reports his words.
According to Biden, after the Republicans allowed this law to expire, "cases of mass shootings have tripled."
In July, Biden promised to restore the ban on assault rifles and high-capacity magazines, as well as tighten gun ownership rules.
US Vice President Kamala Harris said there are more guns in the US than people.