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
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