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Do you agree with Kansas legislators’ move to make state concealed carry laws less restrictive and more uniform across Kansas?

  • Yes, the same rules should apply to all Kansans.
  • Yes, the state’s gun control laws are too extreme.
  • No, the change would remove control from local leaders.
  • No, Kansas’ gun laws already are too loose.

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Wednesday, January 16, 2013 7:46 PM

Obama: New gun control orders on target

By BOBBY BURCH, Herald Staff Writer

President Obama’s signature on 23 executive actions to curb U.S. gun violence Wednesday won the praise of certain Franklin County political leaders.

Obama’s actions, which didn’t take the approval of Congress, are a legitimate course to decrease gun violence, Caleb Correll, chairman of the Franklin County Democratic Party, said.

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