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Fox Valley congressmen call for review of ’bump stocks,’ other gun measures

Democrats Bill Foster (Naperville) and Raja Krishnamoorthi (Schaumburg) separately called for other gun control measures in addition to a "bump stocks" ban.

Republicans Peter Roskam (Wheaton) and Randy Hultgren (Plano) issued statements urging the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives to review a determination authorizing the sale of "bump stocks" while reiterating that the U.S. Constitution grants the right to bear arms.

Their comments came as the National Rifle Association, the Trump administration and Republican congressional leaders showed support for regulating the "bump stock" devices.

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