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Penned by a Republican as the article states.
abqjournal sinister intent? Who knows.A day after President Barack Obama announced new restrictions on gun sales, a Republican state lawmaker filed a bill aimed at improving the background check system for gun buyers in New Mexico in an effort to prevent felons and mentally ill people from purchasing firearms.
Rep. Nate Gentry, R-Albuquerque, filed the bill Wednesday ahead of the 30-day legislative session that starts Jan. 19.
https://ballotpedia.org/Nathaniel_Gentryabqjournal sinister intent? Who knows.