Well he's back to blaming everything else but criminals to politicize a tragedy, you know, that thing that only 'gun nuts' do.
Illinois has already closed the 'gun show loophole' and straw purchases are illegal. Maybe it has something to do w/ Chicago having the 2nd highest concentration of gangs in the US. But that wouldn't fit the narrative for a MAIG members political appointee now would it?
McCarthy said two key ways for crooks to get guns in Chicago are loosely regulated gun shows and “straw buyers” whose lack of a criminal record allows them to purchase weapons for criminals at federally licensed gun stores.
The superintendent said Congress could close loopholes in gun laws without violating the public’s Second Amendment right to bear arms.