TITLE

Pressure From Below

AUTHOR(S)
Metzler, Rebekah
PUB. DATE
March 2013
SOURCE
U.S. News Digital Weekly;3/29/2013, Vol. 5 Issue 13, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the call made by U.S. President Barack Obama for a grass-roots push on gun control laws. It mentions the concern in Congress involving universal background checks through which government can create a database of gun owners. A reform package put together by Senate Democrats is mentioned to not include an assault weapons ban. The views of the National Rifle Association are expressed along with those of John Hopkins Center for Gun Policy and Research.
ACCESSION #
86634781

 

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