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Has John Kerry given up trying to suck up to gun-owning America?
BY KIMBERLEY A. STRASSEL
Friday, September 17, 2004 12:01 a.m. EDT
The political class was busy this week trying to figure out why, after months of sucking up to the gun-owning public, John Kerry tossed aside all his hard work and condemned the end of the "assault" weapons ban. Was it a play for the soccer moms? Were his advisers on a coffee break?