Originally published on Tue January 29, 2013 6:36 am
President Obama's proposed renewal of a ban on assault-style weapons is expected to be based on the legislation approved by Congress in 1994 that expired 10 years later.
But when the first assault weapons ban was approved — outlawing 19 specific weapons — it was a very different time, and Congress was a very different place.
An Evening with President Bill Clinton is part of the Unique Lives & Experiences lecture series. Former President Bill Clinton is speaking Monday night at the Colorado Convention Center in the Wells Fargo Theater.