04 Jan 2013

Lessons in Politics and Fine Print in Assault Weapons Ban of ’90s

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Check out this blog post on Nytimes.com. Discussing gun control in modern America in response to the horrible events at Sandy Hook, Michael Luo and Michael Cooper describe lessons learned from the politics of the original assault weapons ban initiated in the 1990s even in the face of strong opposition. More than 20 years later, a shooting in a California elementary school started the current debate about gun violence and shooting sprees.

Read the full article here:
Lessons in Politics and Fine Print in Assault Weapons Ban of ’90s – NYTimes.com

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