Assault Weapons Ban

Witnesses testified on a proposed assault weapons ban introduced by Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) that would prohibit the sale, transfer,… read more

Witnesses testified on a proposed assault weapons ban introduced by Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) that would prohibit the sale, transfer, importation and manufacturing of “military-style assault weapons” and high-capacity ammunition magazines. She showed videos of guns as she gave details of the bill. There was tear-filled testimony from residents of Newtown, Connecticut, video, some heated exchanges over both the rights of gun owners and the effectiveness of gun bans, and audience applause. Senator Feinstein, who was chairing the hearing, called for civility. close

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Assault Weapons Ban

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Program ID:
311210-1
Category:
Senate Committee
Format:
Senate Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 27, 2013
Last Aired:
Mar 2, 2013

Airing Details

  • Feb 27, 2013 | 10:00am EST | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Feb 27, 2013 | 2:16pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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  • Feb 27, 2013 | 11:00pm EST | C-SPAN RADIO
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  • Feb 28, 2013 | 12:03am EST | C-SPAN 3
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  • Mar 02, 2013 | 12:57pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 02, 2013 | 1:45pm EST | C-SPAN RADIO
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