Sen. Perkins calls for Fed task force to end gun violence

Perkins, Bill
August 2009
New York Amsterdam News;8/20/2009, Vol. 100 Issue 34, p13
In this article, the author discusses the prevalent concern for urban communities in the United States which is the gun violence among the youth. He shares his actions and possible solutions to the problem which he presented to U.S. President Barack Obama particularly the formation of the federal task force assigned to stop gun violence. He also encourages President Obama to give focus on the issue as well as the people to join the community forum on gun violence.


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