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United States

24 August 2001

Salt Lake Tribune (Utah)

Gov. Mike Leavitt weighed in on the state Republican convention gun-ban controversy Thursday, coming down on the side of assuring the security of Vice President Dick Cheney, the event's keynote speaker. "Common sense tells you there are times when you have the president and the vice president of the United States, that unusual security precautions should be taken," Leavitt said during his monthly KUED-TV news conference. The Secret Service-imposed ban on guns during... (

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