Originally Posted by JK-linux
I'll never understand why firearms horrify Chicago so much. Growing up in Peoria, they were common to the point of being boring. Best of luck to Illinois residents. It sucks when the voters of Chicago consistently choose to keep people in office that keep the rest of the State down. I'd personally pass the law without preemption and let Chicago fight their own battles. Chicago has no problem letting the rest of the State fend for themselves so the precedent is already out there.
I agree and live in Chicago....will be escaping soon.
The issue in Chicago is a frame of mind. In Chicago, once you make a decision, you stick to it no matter what. You see it not only in politics but in corporations and sports teams as well.