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Ten people killed 78 there -- -- wounded from gun violence in Chicago the long holiday weekend our calls -- -- police the answer.
Reverend Jesse Jackson on that in just a minute first -- Garrett -- it's -- -- to with the very latest scare.
-- one of -- ten shooting victims was a five year old boy who was playing at a park with his dad when he was struck by a stray bullet.
Incidents like this highlight what Chicago has become a focus of the national gun debate just this past hour the Illinois legislator.
Had passed a bill making Illinois the last state in the nation to allow gun owners.
To carry concealed weapons the legislator voted to override a veto by governor Pat Quinn who wanted to make the -- more stringent.
By by banning guns inside business -- -- served alcohol in debt limit gun owners to be a single gun at a time.
-- -- -- at a press conference earlier police superintendent Garry McCarthy expressed some concerns that he has with this legislation.
The answer to god this is not more in terms of the incident to gun violence -- the illegal gun violence is less illegal guns and you know as sure as we're standing here we're gonna have tragedies it needs to be.
Control and a reasonable fashion and me and I don't see that that's happening right now.
In the last -- Chicago police have made some strides in their fight against gun violence.
Homicides are down 28%.
Compared to at this time last year.
While shootings are shooting incidents are down 24%.
Now while that's certainly encouraging the death hole is still at a rate of almost one death a day -- Name -- Karen thank you observer march.
Well as -- law -- the answer that or or or more jobs or bolts you know moderated Chicago's a -- 7%.
Well above the national average unemployment rate for teams throughout Illinois -- a bit.
And would want -- murders 849 shootings in Chicago Savard is here.
The reverend Jesse Jackson is looking for solutions to little problems reverend good to have you what what do you do reverend what do you do.
We'll for a -- is -- Belushi so many people shot.
And killed mullah slip some characteristic -- -- here in -- one saw -- in this -- -- 1000 American home involved a man and a lot.
Unemployed and those also about what real simple both about principles that fall for you.
They've closed to public transportation.
All vehicles from the house and they pulled -- private housing and gardens in droves and then jobs out.
That is an emergency we need their real culprits of urban policy for reconstruction now be -- jobs right now.
We'll tell you need an environment that makes it good environment.
To have jobs and -- to.
So we don't lower taxes or -- businesses and so that they take the rest and they feel that it's worth their while.
But of the environment is is is Dicey where they feel they have.
And oppressive situation on the rap on Illinois fairly or not reverend is that taxes are prohibitively high rules and regulations in Chicago off the charts.
That a lot of these guys that -- Well one southern town -- -- is less than 6% the Melissa -- this more than 400% that's a disparate of that.
In that area of 3000 problem Americans value from.
-- from lack of trauma units the closer hospitals.
And closing schools and drive involvement there and sort in this in this era of desperation.
Different people doing -- painful -- this.
Well that I can understand -- also -- against these programs of the war is that we spent a lot of money for example.
Trillions over the years to get rid of poverty but we have a higher poverty percentage rate.
And we ever had some -- lot -- zero come up with a different idea.
You have a higher probably rate motels have a higher gap between all of the -- getting one more developments -- and bail out.
And the middle class of -- -- -- go to Bangladesh.
Indonesia and China.
I -- the rise of that -- -- little light in the mass are you surprised that gap -- widened under President Obama.
Together why America also about about trade policy this -- -- plant and though for -- -- little more.
The trailer -- in the five Chinese were -- to replace them.
They're closed the plant -- June on the -- -- in the seventh plant though it was bought by may run this continent and took odd jobs to China.
Those who have been over for them simpler cheaper -- we pick than they had big gaps earlier in Chicago where -- -- that to make another six cents a day.
Ultimately -- dollars and among those kind of rages.
Through tech site and the travel business across the south.
So isn't on the eve along failed trade field by -- -- view.
A massive those of jobs and hope offset massive unemployment and lack of hope.
Not definitely if you provided workers a chance I mean there there obviously have no reason to pick up a gun but.
That it will we have had a lot of these problems of jobs abroad through countless administration's.
Public the problems he's particularly.
Acute in urban areas where this flight of of employers hasn't happened so much as it's happened in rural areas so how would you answer the criticism that the government.
Would only make a bad situation worse.
Well that isn't gone drove -- Poulter has the most to -- -- meaningful way it's an international.
-- a -- that the the thought that drove struggle -- -- the -- shifting police around does not really going to work will need to housing.
And we need trauma units we need transportation.
-- job training and a job and publish truthful all of the children.
All week it will not -- get -- bringing them more concealed weapons.
Coming out -- and athletics and music -- schools.
That the mother wholesome vision we did and we need to do two things one revive the wall probably -- -- on the walls were good.
Took problem to -- present value to about -- said.
They'll thing is similar spirit of renewed commitment to love all -- restored the -- there -- excitement from all the site.
All -- approval and writes from frontal protection back the State's rights of their radical radical step back and I've changed doesn't understand -- changes aren't.
-- -- -- Will -- come to America to -- -- won the the diphtheria.
Does this -- of people there call solve the idea of that all you move from federal protection to states' rights -- -- is becoming abusive.
That that's a fact to the other one is that we need.
Talk to them in the basement trouble -- bail amount really talk about reckless behavior we've bill -- -- of the magazine's list we need jobs.
Following -- jobs and education.
And transportation right now are.
When you are right about how the mixed messages we send on various ballots -- reverend always a pleasure sir thank you very much.
Thank you sir -- Winning.
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