TITLE

More Ammunition For Gun Advocates

AUTHOR(S)
Schneider, William
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
National Journal;5/23/2009, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the U.S. Senate vote to allow visitors to national parks to carry concealed weapons. The vote caused disappointment among supporters of the ban on assault weapons in the country. Gun store operators and ammunition dealer confirmed an increase in gun sales as well as attendance in gun shows across the country. Gallup found that support for stricter gun laws fell from 78 percent in 1990 to 61 percent in 2000.
ACCESSION #
40536440

 

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