ALBANY, N.Y. - Opposition to New York State's tougher gun control legislation
On Tuesday, more than two dozen University at Albany students are rallying for their second amendment
rights on campus in an event hosted by Young Americans for Liberty.
Assemblyman Steve McLaughlin and Assemblyman Steve Katz headlined the event.
They gathered at Collins Circle Tuesday morning with a message for Governor Andrew Cuomo: That the gun
control legislation known as the New York SAFE Act doesn't make us safer.
"I'm opposed to the background checks part of it, in
particular the definition of an assault weapon is pretty arbitrary to say that
more than one assault feature is an assault weapon is kind of ridiculous," said Skyler DeAngelo, with Young Americans for Liberty.
The Young Americans for Liberty chapter at UAlbany is
little more than a year old and says they're hoping events like this help them
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