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Background check bill apparently falls short in Olympia; initiative next?

Barring some miracle in Olympia Wednesday, the state’s so-called “universal background check” bill – House Bill 1588 – is dead and the specter is now rising that the Seattle-based Washington Alliance for Gun Responsibility (WAGR) will mount an effort to put a gun control initiative on the ballot this fall.

Background check bill apparently falls short in Olympia; initiative next? - Seattle gun rights | Examiner.com