The 1996 Illinois Senate Campaign And How Candidates Can Win On Gun Safety

From ThinkProgress Sat Feb 23 2013, 10:23:28

A look at the 1996 United States Senate campaign between then Democratic U.S. Rep. Dick Durbin and Republican Illinois State Rep. Al Salvi sheds an all-too-familiar light on how the effort to prevent gun violence has become a make-or-break issue for Illinois voters in next Tuesday's special election to fill former Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr's [...]

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