The Brady Act made background checks a requirement for guns purchased through licensed dealers. Here’s a brief look at how the current system works. (Nicole L. Cvetnic/McClatchy) McClatchy
The Brady Act made background checks a requirement for guns purchased through licensed dealers. Here’s a brief look at how the current system works. (Nicole L. Cvetnic/McClatchy) McClatchy

Here’s a gun law everyone can support: Fixing the background check system

November 16, 2017 07:12 PM

About Bud Kennedy

Bud Kennedy

@budkennedy

Bud Kennedy is a homegrown Fort Worth guy who started out covering high school football here when he was 16. He went away to the Fort Worth Press and newspapers in Austin and Dallas, then came home in 1981.

Since 1987, he's written more than 1,000 weekly dining columns and more than 3,000 news and politics columns. If you don't like what he says about politics, read him on barbecue.

Email Bud at bud@star-telegram.com