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Democrats Push Weapons Ban

Proposal would prohibit 157 types of guns

January 25, 2013
By ERICA WERNER Associated Press Writer , The Intelligencer / Wheeling News-Register

WASHINGTON - Congressional Democrats unveiled legislation Thursday to ban assault weapons and high-capacity magazines like those used in the school massacre at Newtown, Conn., even as they acknowledged an uphill battle getting the measures through a divided Congress.

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