The Politics Of Guns And The Influence Of Advertising

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Ken Rudin, NPR's Political Junkie
John Maginnis, political columnist, LaPolitics Weekly
Ferrel Guillory, director of the Program on Public Life, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg launched a $12 million ad campaign in 13 states this week to persuade senators to support gun control legislation. The ads promote universal background checks as a prerequisite for gun ownership.

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