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United States

14 April 2002

Des Moines Register (Iowa)

Felons caught with weapons in Iowa will face stiffer prison sentences under a national initiative unveiled this week by officials with the U.S. Department of Justice. The Bush administration initiative, called Project Safe Neighborhoods, was touted by supporters as a tool to combat the country's endemic problems with gun violence. I think President Bush and U.S. Attorney General John Ashcroft feel that one of our primary obligations is to protect citizens from violent... (GunPolicy.org)

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