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14 April 2008

Associated Press

A look at some of the presidential candidates' positions on gun control: - Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton, D-NY: Voted for ban on assault-type weapons and to require background checks at gun shows. Calls for renewing the ban, which expired in 2004. Favored leaving gun-makers and dealers open to civil suits. In 2000, supported proposals for a federal requirement for state-issued photo gun licenses, as well as a national registry for handgun sales. - Sen. Barack Obama,... (GunPolicy.org)

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