Why Does U.S. Senator Richard Burr Want to INCREASE the Chance that Veterans Will Commit Suicide?

Veterans account for about 20 percent of suicides in the United States. In recent years, the rate for veterans has risen as a result of post-traumatic stress disorder caused by combat. Every study ever done shows exposure to firearms dramatically increases the risk of suicide. Yet, Senator Richard Burr wants to restrict information that the Veterans Administration provides to the national gun purchase background check system. Why does Senator Burr want to increase suicide risk for our veterans?

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