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19 July 2008

Philadelphia Daily News

In April, Moms Against Guns had a humble request: one affordable billboard advertising its petition for stricter gun laws. Flash forward three months, and the Philadelphia-based advocacy group now has 27 billboards citywide, with at least six more on the way. The billboards will stay up through November's elections — just long enough, the group says, for voters to elect candidates willing to crack down on illegal guns. It's all part of what founder Lynne Honickman... (

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