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14 June 1999

New York Times

WASHINGTON — Almost every day, the three lawmakers hold a news conference, resurrecting the same pleas and plaints and seeming never to tire of their mantras. Rep. Carolyn B. McCarthy, D-N.Y., begs Americans to think about all the children killed by gunfire. Rep. Nita M. Lowey, D-N.Y., decries the influence in Congress of the National Rifle Association. Rep. Rosa L. DeLauro, D-Conn., urges common sense over abstract ideology. Sometimes other Democrats join them,... (

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