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Minnesota gun control bill set for vote tonight

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ST. PAUL – A House committee is poised to take a vote on a gun control bill tonight.

As it stood when the committee recessed just before noon, the measure included expanded background checks. But amendments tonight could dramatically change the bill.


“There is no easy answer,” author Rep. Michael Paymar, DFL-St. Paul said, “This bill is only part of the answer.”

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Danielle Killey
Danielle Killey is the city reporter for the Republican Eagle, where she has worked since 2011. She graduated from the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities with a journalism degree.
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