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Bloomberg on assault weapons ban: ‘We’re going to get the vote’

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MICHAEL BARBARO
The Hill [1]
March 24, 2013

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New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg (I) pledged that supporters of an assault-weapons ban would get a vote in Congress.

“We’ve been fighting since 2007 to get a vote. We are going to have a vote for sure on assault weapons and we’re going to have a vote on background checks,” said the prominent gun-control advocate in an interview aired Sunday on NBC’s “Meet the Press.”

“If we were to get background checks only, it wouldn’t be as good as if we got both, but look, we demanded a plan and then we demanded a vote. We’ve got the plan, we’re going to get the vote,” he said.

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[6] Schakowsky: Assault Weapons Ban ‘Just The Beginning’: http://www.prisonplanet.com/schakowsky-assault-weapons-ban-just-the-beginning.html

[7] NRA says it has support in Congress to block ban on assault weapons: http://www.prisonplanet.com/nra-says-it-has-support-in-congress-to-block-ban-on-assault-weapons.html

[8] Feinstein to display guns at assault weapons ban announcement: http://www.prisonplanet.com/feinstein-to-display-guns-at-assault-weapons-ban-announcement.html

[9] Bloomberg-Backed Anti-Gun Lobbyist Enjoys ‘Assault Weapons,’ photo shows: http://www.prisonplanet.com/bloomberg-backed-anti-gun-lobbyist-enjoys-%e2%80%98assault-weapons%e2%80%99-photo-shows.html

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