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Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Arizona, wants to tighten the law that lets 18-year-olds buy rifles, like the AR-15 used in the Florida school shooting, a proposal that advocates say goes too far, or not far enough. (Photo by Keary O/Creative Commons)

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Flake plan to raise age limit for long guns leaves both sides unhappy

When Sen. Jeff Flake said he would work to restrict access to AR-15s for those under 21, he somehow managed to unite pro-gun advocates and gun control groups who think little of his response to the Florida high school shooting.