ON CAM — ERIC — GUN VIOLENCE PREVENTION’S BEEN A HUGE TOPIC THIS SUMMER IN WISCONSIN. GEN FULL AN EXPERT INCLUDED SUGGESTIONS IN A RECENT EDITORIAL… SAYING ‘WISCONSIN HAS THE POWER TO REDUCE GUN VIOLENCE’ BY EXPANDING BACKGROUND CHECKS TO ALL GUN SALES. SUBMITTING PROHIBITED BUYERS MENTAL HEALTH RECORDS TO A FEDERAL DATABASE AND INSISTING DEALERS WAIT TO COMPLETE SALES UNTIL BACKGROUND CHECKS ARE COMPLETE. IT IS A PART OF THOSE BACKGROUND CHECKS…THE NIGHT TEAM’S MATTHEW SIMON FOUND…THAT HAS THOSE FAVORING MORE GUN CONTROL MOST CONCERNED. PACKAGE P- 1 SOT TULIN WATERS: Today pretty much sickened my stomach 1 VO/MINI-DISC LEFT FEELING KNUMB BY THE VIRGINA SHOOTING DEATHS OF TWO JOURNALISTS… 2 SOT TULIN WATERS: That’s pretty much the end all be all 2 VO/MINI-DISC …MADISON MUSCIAN TULIN WATERS HEART TOLD HER… 3 SOT TULIN WATERS: I’m here to say we need to be shocked by it… 3 VO/MINI-DISC ….SHE NEEDED TO GET HER NIGHBORS TO JOIN HER. IN LIGHTING UP THE CAPITOL. 4 SOT TULIN WATERS: And the truth is whether you’re pro-gun or pro-not they’re too accessable. And that’s just all there is to it 4 VO/MINI-DISC BUT THE GUN ACCESABILITY SUPPORTERS HAD ARGUED FOR 5 SOT SEN. VAN WANGGAARD: But what about the people in the outer districts of wisconsin, that have to travel for hours 5 VO/MINI-DISC …WAS WHAT GOVERNOR WALKER ECHOED AS HE SIGNED THE LAW REMOVING WISCONSIN’S 48-HOUR WAITING PERIOD TO GET A HANDGUN. SAYING TODAY’S INSTANT BACKGROUND CHECKS MADE THE LAW UNNECESSARY. 6 SOT MARC HERSTAND: we need a cooling off, a waiting period 6 VO/MINI-DISC BUT THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF SOCIAL WORKERS CONTINUES MAKING THE ARGUEMENT – THE COOLING OFF PERIOD NOW LEFT BEHIND MAKES WISCONSIN’S GUN LAWS MORE DANGEROUS 7 SOT MARC 225 a fit of anger or emotion buying a gun and killing somebody. and it should not be that easy to purchase a gun. there needs to be a full waiting period. there needs to be full background checks 7 VO/MINI-DISC WHICH IS PART OF WHAT TULIN WATERS ALSO WANTS 9 SOT TULIN 1955 were losing people through guns and this needs to stop. We have a gun problem. We have a people problem 2002 8 VO/MINI-DISC WISHING TONIGHT SHE HAD MORE THAN 45 CANDLES…TO SHOW HOW BIG SHE FEELS THE GUN VIOLENCE PROBLEM IS. 8 SOT TULIN 2055 it would be millions, because its affecting all of us to be honest with you 9 SOT MATTHEW SIMON REPORTING: From here on Wisconsin Streets, to the White House, have been very vocal today. But there are those on the other side, who do not want to see laws change, who’ve not been so vocal. Our calls to area gun stores, Gov. Walker’s local and national spokesperson, even the NRA were not returned or went unanswered. At the State Capitol, MS, WISC News 3. ON CAM — ERIC — AFTER FILING THAT REPORT A LICENSED SUN PRARIE DEALER TOLD NEWS THREE TONIGHT- HE DOES NOT THINK WAITING PERIODS MAKE A DIFFERENCE. BECAUSE IF SOMEONE WANTS TO HARM SOMEONE…THEY WILL FIGURE OUT A WAY. ALSO LATE TONIGHT CBS NEWS IS REPORTING THE SHOOTER PURCHASED TWO GLOCK PISTOLS LEGALLY ON JULY 10TH FROM A ROANOKE GUN STORE.