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1 October 2002

Join Together Online gun violence web site (Boston)

Gun control has clearly receded as an issue in the 2002 mid-term elections, but it is far from dormant. As the New York Times reported in a Sept. 27 front-page story about Congressional races, "Democrats have failed so far to realize their hopes of galvanizing voters nationally with domestic issues … perhaps because of the domination of news about Iraq." Coupled with the fact that most of the contested races are occurring in rural areas, where gun control is often... (GunPolicy.org)

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