Gun regulation to be topic of Atascadero Democratic Club meeting

tstrickland@thetribunenews.comJanuary 10, 2013 

Gun regulation will be the topic of the Atascadero Democratic Club’s Jan. 17 meeting at the AARP building at Atascadero Lake Park off Highway 41.

The meeting, which is free and open to the public, is slated for 6:30 p.m. A public forum begins at 7:30 p.m. presented by Sarah Moffat, a field representative for United States Senator Dianne Feinstein.

Moffat will address Feinstein’s proposed legislation on assault weapons. The bill would stop the sale of more than 100 assault weapons with the exception of certain hunting and sporting weapons, according to her website, http://www.feinstein.senate.gov.

Dr. Steven Sainsbury, a San Luis Obispo County physician, will also address the topic of gun violence in America. Discussion to follow. For more information, visit the club’s website at http://www.atascaderodemocrats.org.

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