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Spanish Daily Journal
     February 19, 2019      #32-50 sdj

On guns, county may 'moderate rhetoric'

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KANKAKEE — A Kankakee County Board member who wants his colleagues to adopt a pro-Second Amendment resolution says the county should “moderate the rhetoric” compared to other places.

Member Darrel Smith, a Republican from the northwestern part of the county, discussed the issue last week at the monthly meeting of the county board’s criminal justice committee. He noted Effingham County has taken the “most direct, hard line” of any of the more than 50 counties that have adopted the resolution.

He and others are pushing for such a resolution to send a message to Springfield against any legislation they believe ...

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