With every mass shooting comes a wave of prayers from politicians—but no action whatsoever. This hypocrisy must end. Supporting common-sense gun legislation is necessary for any politician who claims to care about the lives of the American people. Sarah will work with her colleagues to implement comprehensive background checks for all firearm purchases—including mental health assessments and mandatory waiting periods. Sarah will fight to reinstate the Federal Assault Weapons Ban and end the Pentagon Weapons-for-Cops giveaway. She will crack down on illegal straw purchases and to close the gun show loophole. Sarah will champion common sense gun safety legislation and ensure that the welfare and wellbeing of the American people are prioritized over wealth and corporate interests.