I'm a Republican who served under George Bush -- and it is time to ban assault weapons
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I'm a Republican who served under Bush and Whitman: Let's ban AR-15s | Opinion

By Alan J. Steinberg I need not dwell on the catastrophe of the Parkland, Florida mass murder last week. Such killings have become the new normal in America. In five of the six deadliest mass shootings of the past six years in the United States (Newtown, San Bernardino.