Gun debate http://www.kplu.org en Gun buyback: Mayor says "gaggles" of private gun buyers "insane" http://www.kplu.org/post/gun-buyback-mayor-says-gaggles-private-gun-buyers-insane <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Seven hundred and sixteen guns were collected at Saturday’s gun buyback program in Seattle. But officials say they are disturbed by the large number of private gun buyers the event attracted.</span></p><p>Mayor Mike McGinn says he was shocked by what he describes as the “gaggles” of private gun buyers who showed up to tempt people away from the long lines and gift cards and offer them cash for their weapons.</p><blockquote><p>“We had a gun bazaar break out of the streets of Seattle outside of a gun buyback. That was just insane."</p> Tue, 29 Jan 2013 19:30:08 +0000 Jennifer Wing 7663 at http://www.kplu.org Gun buyback: Mayor says "gaggles" of private gun buyers "insane" Survey: Will this bus campaign change your mind about guns? http://www.kplu.org/post/survey-will-bus-campaign-change-your-mind-about-guns <p>You may have seen the new ads on city buses (250 in all) warning against the dangers of owning a gun.</p><p>But will the ads make a difference to you?</p><p> Tue, 10 Apr 2012 19:55:33 +0000 Amelia Greim & Jake Ellison 4707 at http://www.kplu.org Survey: Will this bus campaign change your mind about guns?