Harris Wants Ban on Importing AR-15-Style Assault Weapons
The Democratic senator and presidential candidate has previously said she'd take executive action on gun violence if Congress failed to pass comprehensive gun safety measures in her first 100 days.
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NASHUA, N.H. (AP) — Kamala Harris wants to ban the importation of AR-15-style assault weapons by executive action if elected president. On Wednesday, the Democratic senator and presidential candidate from California will detail her proposal to stop importing the weapons until the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives can analyze whether the ban should be permanent. Harris has previously said she’d take executive action on gun violence if Congress failed to pass comprehensive gun…