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18 August 2008

Dallas Morning News (Texas)

WASHINGTON — A bill to lift gun restrictions in the District of Columbia could be the key to political survival for Texas congressman Nick Lampson and other red-state Democrats. As fall elections approach, these House members in traditionally Republican districts hope to appeal to conservative voters by pushing a bill that would eliminate D.C.'s restrictions on gun ownership. After the Supreme Court ruled in June that the city's gun ban was unconstitutional,... (

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