22 septembrie 2022

Republican AGs demand Visa, Mastercard, AmEx drop gun store code


Sept. 21 (UPI) -- Two dozen Republican attorneys general are demanding Visa, Mastercard and American Express drop plans to categorize purchases at gun stores separately.The attorneys general sent a letter to the three credit card companies Tuesday saying the new merchant category code violates consumers' constitutional right to privacy.Advertisement"The new code will not protect public safety," the letter said. "Categorizing the constitutionally protected right to purchase firearms unfairly [...]