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iverglas Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Oct-19-08 09:13 PM
Response to Reply #23
24.  the salient portion,

buried as it is in that lengthy quotation, would be this:
The gun lobby claimed to have defeated nineteen of the twenty-four members
on its hit list. They did at least that much damage...."
There are also:
They argued that many Democrats who represented closely divided districts
had already... defied the NRA once on the Brady bill vote.

Jack was convinced that if we didn't drop the ban, the NRA would beat a lot
of Democrats by terrifying gun owners....

And that would be an "admission" of ... ?

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