All statements involving Michael Bloomberg
"New York is the safest big city in the nation, and our crime reductions have been steeper than any other big city’s."
Says New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg says "we can only have three bullets" and "the NRA wants firearms with nukes on them."
"If you go back to 1999, Wayne LaPierre testified on behalf of the NRA that background checks were appropriate and should be done."
Says after Hurricane Sandy, New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg "refused to allow the National Guard into the city to restore civil order because Guardsmen carry guns!"
"There's a loophole where you can sell guns without a background check … 40 percent of guns are sold that way" at gun shows and over the Internet.
"Over the past 10 years, the number of people living in Lower Manhattan has nearly doubled. In fact, Lower Manhattan has added more people over the last 10 years than Atlanta, Dallas and Philadelphia combined."
Georgia and other states with weak gun laws have more crime.
"There is already a mosque four blocks away."
"Canada sets aside 36 percent of their visas for people with skills they think their country needs. We set aside 6 percent."
"We can prevent terror suspects from boarding an airplane, but the FBI doesn't have the power to block them from buying dynamite or an AK-47."
"Most of the people that work in finance make $70,000, $80,000 a year."
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