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3/13/2018 12:52:00 PM
Sen. Biss's Statement on Bruce Rauner's veto of Gun Dealer Licensing Bill
Submitted by Biss for Illinois

Daniel Biss released the following statement today, March 13, in response to Governor Bruce Rauner’s decision to veto the Gun Dealer’s Licensing Bill:

“After weeks of waffling on this critical issue, carefully weighing political consequences in the absence of any moral conviction, Bruce Rauner has announced he’ll veto a bill I cosponsored to stem the flow of illegal guns in our communities. After decades of school shootings across the country and decades more of gun violence ravaging the City of Chicago and the State of Illinois, people are coming together to demand change. Except Bruce Rauner, apparently. Instead of standing up to do what’s right, he’s putting his fealty to the NRA first, once again proving himself a coward incapable of governing."

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