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Chicago Figures Out Cause of Homicides: Untaxed Bullets

So let me get this straight – In Chicago life ain’t worth a plugged nickle unless the bullet used is taxed a nickle? . . . EDITOR

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Chicago residents worried about the city’s soaring homicide rate can rest easy. After painstaking consideration during what was no doubt many rounds of double martinis, officials are at last ready with an answer.

Just tax bullets, says Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle. She has announced she will submit a budget proposal next week that would slap a nickel tax on each bullet sold and $25 per firearm. . . . Read Complete Report