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Gun Control / House Committee #245363

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 13, 1976
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(Studio) House Judiciary Committee agrees on 1st gun control bill in 8 years Bill bans manufacturer or import of "Saturday might specials."
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Chairperson Peter Rodino says it was matter of conscience and compromise. Representative John Conyers, Junior pushed for toughest legislature ever; he agreed to compromises proposed by Rodino. Representative Tom Railsback sponsored substitute bill. Provisions noted. Railsback expects Ford will go along with bill, but expects all-out war from National Rifle Association Rodino and Railsback hope for support from citizens' lobbies.
REPORTER: Bernard Shaw

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Shaw, Bernard
Duration:
00:01:40

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