Mac DefordApril 26, 2013 05:47
Commentary: Term limits for the three branches of government would be a start.
About 50 anti-gun violence demonstrators rally against the National Rifle Association during a protest in McPhearson Square April 25, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
Last week was a bad one for the homeland (that's the politically correct term we've been taught to call our country since 9/11). And the worst thing was not the Boston Marathon bombing, tragic as it was. Rather, the most profoundly bad news was the refusal of the US Senate to vote into law changes on background checks for gun-buyers.