"The fate of the national assault weapons ban will be decided in the next few days. Please demand that President Bush and Congress not let it expire -- and then ask your friends and colleagues to sign. We'll immediately forward your comments to President Bush and your Senators and Representative.
President Bush campaigned on a promise to renew the ban on deadly assault weapons. But now he's letting the ban expire in Congress, blocking the renewal to gain the endorsement of the extremist gun lobby. It's wrong to put weapons of mass murder back on our streets. We believe:
We've got to keep deadly assault weapons off our streets. The national assault weapons ban must not expire -- it must be renewed immediately."