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Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., will introduce legislation Thursday morning to reinstate a federal ban on assault weapons, the senator's office announced Wednesday.
The "Assault Weapons Ban of 2013," which centers on banning military-style assault weapons and high-capacity ammunition feeding devices—actions backed by President Barack Obama—will be introduced during a press conference at 11 a.m. Thursday.
Originally posted by Mike U.
Here is what will happen. The House will refer it to committee, where it will unceremoniously die a quiet death.
Why bother with such tripe when you can make it go away, essentially forever, by sending it to committee?
Feinstein can go back home and say she tried, but, those evil house republicans gang tackled her. Her constituency will eat like Lay's potato chips. Win-win.