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Continued: Readers Write (April 19): Senate gun vote

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The president and various “gangs of eight” have tried to do the people’s work. They have worked for middle ground compromises on finance, guns and immigration. But powerful issue-minorities remain determined to block any measure that steps on their toes. How sad.

J.H. Fonkert, St. Paul

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Dear Minnesota legislators: The onus of enacting a similar gun buyer registration bill in Minnesota is now on each of you. Will you vote for your personal interests or for the will of a majority of Minnesota citizens? Unfortunately I fear, you’ll vote your own self-interests. Please prove me wrong!

Jim Wandell, North Oaks

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