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Dem platform calls for gun reforms, but advocates pan language as timid

From TheHill.com, By Mike Lillis – 09/02/12 – The Democrats’ approach to gun reform is far too timid and needs a boost of courage to be effective, some leading gun-reformers are charging.

The draft language of the Democrats’ 2012 platform – set for a final vote this week in Charlotte – argues that current safeguards protecting the public against gun violence are insufficient and urges “an honest and open conversation about firearms.”

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