"No, Tom! It's the criminals who have guns because existing laws are not enforced."
But Uncle Tom will want to take guns away from law-abiding citizens as a solution. Illinois residents along the Illinois-Wisconsin "border" should join www.WisconsinCarry.org, an organization that actually does something to improve matters for responsible gun-owners.
And call or otherwise contact Barrett to tell him how wrong he is.
Look at the photos of the senseless burning and rioting. You can bet that Jesse Jackson will show up, and that Louis Farrakhan will, too. Will they calm things or make things worse?
Wisconsin is a state with open carry and concealed carry. Looks like law-abiding residents are going to need all the protection they can muster.