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12 January 2009

Canadian Press

THUNDER BAY, Ontario — A New Democrat member of Parliament is taking aim at Canada's long-gun registration program. Northwestern Ontario MP John Rafferty wants the program scrapped. He says he intends to introduce a private member's bill to that end when the House of Commons resumes sitting. Rafferty says the money that goes to the program now would be better spent on police enforcement initiatives. He admits many in his own party have different views, but says he... (

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