Two weeks ago, U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Ct.) said on the Senate floor that there are "less gun crimes" and "less homicides" in states that have enacted limits on assault-style weapons. The Washington Post Fact Checker gives Murphy "three Pinocchios" for misstating the facts. Murphy's staff said he was citing a 2015 chart from the National Journal. The Post says the National Journal was counting gun deaths . . .
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