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Yee couldn’t get a single gun-control bill signed into law

This article originally appeared on watchdog.org.

Was alleged gun-runner and gun-control advocate Leland Yee all talk?

Before you answer, here’s a surprising fact: The San Francisco Democrat, who has been called one of California’s leading gun-control advocates, has never successfully authored a gun-control bill. Not a single gun bill authored by Yee has been signed into law.

During his 11 years in the state Legislature, currently as a state senator, Yee authored 181 bills, of which 138 bills were eventually signed into law. Not a single one of these signed bills was related to gun control, according to an analysis of his legislative accomplishments.

Read more at Cal Watchdog.

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