A surprising ban on assault weapons

Witkin, Gordon
May 1994
U.S. News & World Report;5/16/94, Vol. 116 Issue 19, p31
Reports that the House of Representatives' vote to ban assault weapons--coming on the heals of the Brady bill passage--has punctured the aura of invincibility surrounding the National Rifle Association (NRA). Possibility that the administration will consider more gun control measures in the months ahead; Why, as a crime control measure, the legislation doesn't amount to much; NRA assertions; Ban supporters.


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