Now, it seems they might be deploying another weapon. Insurance.
Kristen Moore is an associate professor of Mathematics at the University of Michigan. She co-authored a piece for The Actuary Magazine exploring how the insurance industry treats the risk of firearms.
Yet, despite the potential risks of injury and death from firearms, Moore found very little evidence that insurance companies consider gun ownership when determining the cost of coverage.
It’s not difficult to imagine Cuomo or whoever follows him in office pressuring insurance companies to start doing this kind of thing. Further, we’ve seen remarkably little resistance from the financial sector over Cuomo’s other shenanigans, so while my free market loving self would rather argue that someone will provide insurance without this nonsense, I can’t say for certain. I wish I could, but…
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