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19 April 2007

McClatchy Newspapers (USA)

WASHINGTON — Cries for stricter gun-control laws by some Democratic lawmakers following the Virginia Tech mass murders have been met with caution from their party leaders. Other Democrats recommend steering clear of the issue, because it could jeopardize their party's recent gains in pro-gun Southern and Western states. Bottom line: Don't expect gun-control legislation to result from this latest mass shooting. To begin with, most Republicans don't support it,... (

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