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United States

29 August 2001

San Jose Mercury News (California), Editorial

IN a game of Please the Governor, the sponsors of a modest handgun control legislation have been bending over backward to do what they guess the governor wants. Gray Davis' passive aggression has worked. Sen. Jack Scott, D-Pasadena, and Assemblyman Kevin Shelley, D-San Francisco, have weakened their nearly identical legislation. The bills are still worth passing, but Shelley and Scott have compromised enough. Whittling the bills down further would turn them into... (

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