Moylan to push for assault weapons ban

Moylan to push for assault weapons ban

Posted by Kerry Lester on Mon, 12/17/2012 - 18:00

Des Plaines Mayor Marty Moylan is currently recovering from knee replacement surgery, but hasn't totally stopped working. The outgoing mayor and incoming state rep., a Democrat, tells staff writer Madhu Krishnamurthy that when he is sworn into the legislature in January, he will push hard for a ban on assault weapons - one of his campaign promises, which is weighing heavily on his mind in the wake of the Connecticut school shootings last week.

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