Canadian government takes aim at gun registry
Via the Bitchgirls comes word that Canada's conservatives are holding firm on plans to abolish the registry, noting that it has a billion dollar cost overrun, is of little value against crime, and it looks like some of its contracts were sweetheart deals awarded without competitive bids. "People understand very well what we've done. . . . People realize a colossal sum was invested in a program that didn't work.''