The promised $2 million taxpayer cost of the long gun registry ballooned into the largest overrun in Canada’s history—in excess of $2 billion.
by Wayne LaPierre
Executive Vice President, National Rifle Association
If all goes well in the Canadian parliament, Dominion gun owners will be freed from 14 years of living under the crushing weight of a bureaucratic, scandal-ridden, wasteful, invasive, $2 billion, error-ridden and inarguably worthless long gun registry. The registry has been proven a fraud in regard to promised minimal costs and significant impact on violent crime.