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Letter: Schumer’s no-fly ban on gun purchases

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In a major victory for ailing first responders, congressional negotiators included an $8.1 billion measure to renew the Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act in the $1.1 trillion omnibus spending package that was finalized and released Tuesday night, lawmakers said. Photo Credit: Getty Images / Win McNamee

I’m in favor of the proposal described in “Schumer revives no-fly list gun bill” . The Denying Firearms and Explosives to Dangerous Terrorists Act needs to be passed.

It seems logical that if an individual is on the no-fly list as a suspected terrorist, he or she should be prevented from purchasing guns and explosives. The U.S. Senate should make the right decision and pass this bill for the protection of our nation.

Jessica Colonna

Hicksville

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