Peoria Public Radio Staff
Morning Edition Host & News Producer
Radio Information Service Director
Peoria Public Radio News
Fri March 1, 2013
Assault weapons the topic of debate for IL lawmakers
By Sean Flavin
Illinois lawmakers Thursday heard arguments over whether to ban future sales of so-called "assault weapons." Chicago and Downstate legislators remain split on the issue. And as IPR’s Chris Slaby reports, police officials are split too.