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United States

8 October 2009

Fort Worth Star-Telegram (Texas)

He's been called "idiot mayor." Worse, he's been called anti-gun. But Hurst Mayor Richard Ward, a hunter and gun owner, knows how to pull the trigger himself. "It's as if we're going to take their first born," Ward said of the National Rifle Association and other critics who don't like that he's joined a national mayors effort to tighten restrictions on some gun sales. "They've just been giving us fits." Ward is in a Texas-style showdown with gun lovers for being... (

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