Emanuel To Banks: Stop Supporting Gun Makers
CHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is putting more pressure on gun makers to get behind his push for an assault weapons ban and criminal background checks for gun purchasers.
This time, he wants to go after their bottom line.
Emanuel is pushing two major financial institutions to stop their financial backing of gun makers, unless those companies support “commonsense reforms, including requiring criminal background checks on all gun sales.”
The mayor is urging that banks to stop lines of credit, financing for acquisitions and expansions and financial advising.
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Easy to say when you have armed bodyguards protecting you. What a hypocrite.
I hear ya Nikki... he's a hypocrite on so many different levels. And... this sounds a lot like blackmail to me.
pics from mail dont always work :(