The Supreme Court has consistently upheld the right of the federal government to tax and regulate interstate trade and things made form raw materials transported interstate. As such, since they can not seem to get the type of gun control they want passed the next best thing is to tax firearms and ammo and components to death.
You will still be able to shoot but be prepared to pay through the nose for the privilege.
For him there was always the discipline of steel.
Pulpa est valeo