They say want to keep guns out of the "wrong hands", but they are doing quite the opposite. Their new policies hurt business and bar law-abiding adults from exercising Constitutional rights, but have no effect on criminals whatsoever.
Citibank announced this week it will cut ties with partnering businesses unwilling to adopt new policies for selling firearms.
Dealers large and small wishing to do business with Citi must place age restrictions on gun sales, ban bump stocks and high capacity magazines and refuse to complete transactions when buyers fail background checks, Executive Vice President Ed Skylar, of Citi’s Global Public Affairs, said Thursday.
“It is not centered on an ideological mission to rid the world of firearms. That is not what we seek,” he said in a blog post on the company’s website. “There are millions of Americans who use firearms for recreational and other legitimate purposes, and we respect their Constitutional right to do so. But we want to do our part as a company to prevent firearms from getting into the wrong hands.”
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