weapons http://ripr.org en Republicans Push Back on Gun Control Proposal http://ripr.org/post/republicans-push-back-gun-control-proposal <p></p><p>Republican lawmakers are taking aim at a package of gun control bills proposed Tuesday by Governor Lincoln Chafee and legislative leaders.</p><p>Among other things, the new laws would ban the sale of semi-automatic assault weapons and high capacity magazines.&nbsp; State Representative Doreen Costa of North Kingstown questions the constitutionality of the bills.</p> Thu, 11 Apr 2013 12:30:20 +0000 Flo Jonic 13400 at http://ripr.org Republicans Push Back on Gun Control Proposal