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United States

15 April 2004

Wichita Eagle (Kansas), Opinion

In anticipation of the governor's veto, Statehouse champions of the bill to allow law-abiding, qualified Kansans to carry concealed handguns announced Tuesday that they didn't have enough votes to override in the House and would try again next year. It's a pity. Gov. Kathleen Sebelius hasn't given the concept of self-defense, let alone this bill, its due. Instead, she has clung to an idea she put forward during her campaign: That only retired law enforcement officers... (

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