“Could there have been any law passed that would’ve stopped him?” Host John Dickerson asked the senator.
“No, he passed background checks registering for handguns and other weapons on multiple occasions,” Feinstein replied.
The reaction to this statement by a lot of people has been “wow, finally a bit of sanity from a Democrat”. But watch the video and you’ll see that she’s laying the ground work for a new scenario.
What she’s trying to say is “Well, we really can’t predict this sort of thing… so the only safe option is to take all the guns away.” Spare me your incredulity if that’s what you’re expressing right now because that’s exactly the new angle that her and her ilk are trying to push.