"There is no reason for anyone in this country --
anyone except a police officer or military person --
to buy, to own, to have, to use a handgun.
The only way to control handgun use in
this country is to prohibit the guns."
[William Jefferson Blythe III] (1946- ), 42nd US President
No source found for quote. Supposedly spoken while signing the Brady Bill, 1993
Most likely a quote by Michael Gartner (then president of NBC News), Glut of Guns: What Can We Do About Them?, USA Today, Jan. 16, 1992, at 9A
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