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Gun Control / Assault Weapons / Ban Bill #1041879

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jan 24, 2013
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Capitol: Kelly O'Donnell) Senator Dianne Feinstein’s proposed legislation to reinstate the ban on assault weapons featured; photo shown of Harvey Milk, whom she discovered shot dead in 1978; NRA response quoted; gun-related deaths since the Newtown school shooting cited. [Representative Carolyn McCARTHY†- says if they’re not in the stores they can’t be bought.] [FEINSTEIN – says the purpose is to dry up the supply.] [Vice President Joe BIDEN - advises buying some shotgun shells.] The decision to postpone a Pennsylvania sportsman show noted.

Williams, Brian;
O'Donnell, Kelly

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