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New Jersey governor makes new push for ‘sweeping' new gun laws

20 days ago   |   By Politico

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy on Thursday began his third major push for new gun control laws since taking office in 2018. He cited rising gun violence in cities across the country, including in parts of New Jersey, which already has some of the nation's most stringent gun laws.
The governor, a liberal Democrat who is up for reelection this fall, said the measures were “perhaps the most sweeping gun violence prevention package in the nation” and would “guarantee unquestionably that New Jersey will have the strongest gun violence prevention laws in the United States of America.”
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New Jersey unveils safety reforms, sweeping legislation to curb gun violence

New Jersey unveils safety reforms, sweeping legislation to curb gun violence

21 days ago   |   By ABC

New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy is calling for an end to gun violence after a recent spike in crime, unveiling new safety reforms and legislation Thursday.
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