During a Senate hearing this week, he admitted that he wants to ban certain weapons.This man has no business heading the ATF.
ATF Nominee Offers 'Insanely Broad' Definition of 'Assault Weapon,' Which He Wants Banned
Under questioning from Texas Senator Ted Cruz Wednesday during his confirmation in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee, President Joe Biden's nominee to head the Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms openly stated he believes the AR-15, the most popular rifle in the United States, should be banned.
Further, he said he believes AR-15s that have already been purchased lawfully by millions of Americans should be registered and those who refuse to do so should face criminal charges.
WATCH: Sen. Ted Cruz gets Joe Biden's ATF Director nominee David Chipman to admit that he wants to BAN the AR-15, the most popular rifle in America.— Steve Guest (@SteveGuest) May 26, 2021
"With respect to the AR-15, I support a ban." pic.twitter.com/6nDgalAkRj