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GUNS: Stop blocking much-needed research

Letter by David P. Olson, Tacoma on Dec. 27, 2012 at 9:45 am | No Comments »
December 27, 2012 11:59 am

Why has Congress prevented the Centers for Disease Control and the National Institutes of Health from studying gun safety? Why cannot the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives release the data it has on gun safety?

Let’s get some facts and data so we can address the issue of guns intelligently. Until that happens, Americans will just scream at each other and nothing will get done about the recurring massacres in our country.

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