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31 January 2006

Capital Times (Wisconsin)

The state Assembly failed today to override Gov. Jim Doyle's veto of bill that would have allowed Wisconsin residents to carry a concealed weapon with a permit in most cases. The vote was 64-34, two short of the two-thirds majority required. The Senate approved the override Thursday on 23-10 vote. Two Democrats who had voted for the bill when it originally passed changed their votes. They were Rep. John Steinbrink of Pleasant Prairie and Rep. Terry Van Akkeren of... (

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