Furthermore, the uninformed are being told that the new background checks are to close loopholes in the system that allow bad guys to buy guns at gun shows without a background check.
Hate to say it, and believe me I am on the side of the RKBA, but.....
That's exactly how I would buy firearms if I were a prohibited person.
So: If keeping firearms away from prohibited persons is a goal, I can clearly see their point. It's a hard point to argue against.