Ritter vetoes gun bill, draws fire from GOP sponsor - Colorado Politics
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Ritter vetoes gun bill, draws fire from GOP sponsor

Author: - May 22, 2009 - Updated: May 22, 2009

Cites Columbine shootings in veto message By Jason Kosena THE COLORADO STATESMAN Gov. Bill Ritter signed his first veto of 2009 last week, quashing a bill that would have allowed residents with a concealed-weapons permit to bypass criminal-background checks when purchasing new guns. The legislation passed with heavy bipartisan support through the Legislature with 19 […]

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