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Gun-control legislation is a diversion from real problems facing state, nation

Gun-control legislation is a diversion from real problems facing state, nation

From the local level to the federal government, our supposed public servants are in a frenzied mood on how best to intimidate, control, demonize and enforce draconian gun control measures. What better way to take the public’s mind off the sorry affairs of this state and country than to spin apoplectic mantra about the evils

Violet: Congressman Cicilline aims at gun lobby

Kudos to Congressman David Cicilline for taking aim at the gun lobby. Far too many of his colleagues are afraid of getting in the crosshairs of the National Rifle Association (NRA). The extreme position taken by gun advocates only demeans the seriousness of the Second Amendment. After all, the First Amendment allows free speech, but

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