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8 June 1999

New York Times

WASHINGTON — Members of the House of Representatives returned from a weeklong recess Monday and girded for a battle over gun control that was even more fraught with political anxiety than it had been when they left. Increased tensions over new gun-control measures partly reflected the febrile activity of the National Rifle Association, which used the Congressional recess to rally its supporters, lobby lawmakers and sprinkle the radio airwaves with advertisements in... (

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