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United States

29 May 2006

New York Daily News, Column

The Washington office of Rep. Todd Tiahrt (R-Kan.) is usually open on weekdays, but the staffer who answered the phone there Friday afternoon said nobody was being allowed in or out. "We're on lockdown and we're not allowed to leave," the staffer said. "Somebody heard a gunshot down in the garage." The staffer did not seem to perceive the irony obvious to any New Yorker who is sick of the carnage caused by illegal guns. Tiahrt was the congressman behind a 2003... (

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