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Biden aims wider on gun control

Assault weapons not only target

Posted: January 6, 2013 at 5:54 a.m.

The White House is weighing a far broader and more comprehensive approach to curbing the nation’s gun violence than simply reinstating an expired ban on assault weapons and high capacity ammunition clips, according to multiple people involved in the administration’s discussions.

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