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Ill. Senate rejects Quinn plan on assault weapons
AP ^ | November 28, 2012 | NA

Posted on 11/29/2012 10:16:24 PM PST by neverdem

November 28, 2012 (SPRINGFIELD, Ill.) -- A proposed assault-weapons ban that Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn announced in August with great fanfare has fizzled without discussion in the Senate.

The Senate voted 49-4 Wednesday to override Quinn's amendatory veto that rewrote legislation to prohibit the sale or possession of semi-automatic rifles, high-capacity magazines and .50-caliber guns.

Quinn's action came after a mass shooting at a suburban Denver movie theater...

(Excerpt) Read more at abclocal.go.com ...


TOPICS: Constitution/Conservatism; Crime/Corruption; Extended News; Politics/Elections; US: Illinois
KEYWORDS: banglist

1 posted on 11/29/2012 10:16:32 PM PST by neverdem
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To: neverdem

psssst ROME is burning....pay attn! GET TO WORK!


2 posted on 11/29/2012 10:20:11 PM PST by jimsin ('f)
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To: DMZFrank; endthematrix; Chgogal; NotJustAnotherPrettyFace; Lawgvr1955; Petruchio; stylin19a; ...
BANG!
3 posted on 11/29/2012 10:42:38 PM PST by neverdem ( Xin loi min oi)
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To: neverdem

There’s a City named Denver in Illinois?


4 posted on 11/29/2012 10:44:25 PM PST by Kickass Conservative (Looks like my Father was wrong, somebody else DOES owe you a living...)
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To: Kickass Conservative

More a village than a city. It’s in Hancock county, south of Carthage. No movie shows though.


5 posted on 11/29/2012 10:55:06 PM PST by 4kids dad
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To: neverdem

See. Get a GOP governor or a pro-2nd Dem governor and you’ve go CC in Illinois.


6 posted on 11/30/2012 1:12:13 AM PST by 1010RD (First, Do No Harm)
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To: Kickass Conservative

And there’s a city named Miami, in Arizona:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Miami,_Arizona


7 posted on 11/30/2012 3:49:20 AM PST by carriage_hill (Don't whiz on the electric fence. Awwwww-yeah!)
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To: neverdem

Eccchuallly—when Obanga’s flash mob comes down your street; one of them 100-round mags for your assault rifle just might come in REAL handy.


8 posted on 11/30/2012 4:43:24 AM PST by Flintlock (PARANOIA--means having all the facts.)
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To: Kickass Conservative

Illinois has one of most everything: Paris, Denver, West Point, Kansas, Chicago


9 posted on 11/30/2012 6:36:47 AM PST by Western Phil
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To: Kickass Conservative
There’s a City named Denver in Illinois?

Haha, touche...
10 posted on 11/30/2012 7:03:58 AM PST by andyk (I have sworn...eternal hostility against every form of tyranny over the mind of man.)
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To: Western Phil

West Point is about 7 miles from Denver.


11 posted on 01/31/2013 10:09:56 PM PST by 4kids dad
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