Since Rahm is only a mayor, not a legislator, he needed someone to draft his ideas into bills. That someone was Kelly Cassidy, who is from Florida.
Originally from Florida, Cassidy said she grew up in a setting where guns were a way of life, and she empathizes with hunters and others who shoot for sport.
“But I’ve spent 15 years in the criminal justice system seeing what guns are doing to my community,” Cassidy said. “I absolutely see no legitimate purpose for handguns. I just don’t.”