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Cristanta Duran

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Funding Request For Gun Background Checks Denied

Colorado lawmakers denied extra funding Thursday to help ease a logjam on background checks for firearm purchases, which have increased dramatically in the aftermath of the mass shooting at a Connecticut elementary school as the debate over gun control ramps us.

01/17/2013