Sen. Dianne Feinstein is making it clear that her “assault weapons” ban will be introduced Thursday, Jan. 24.

Included in the ban are “120 specifically-named firearms,” which entail shotguns, rifles, and handguns that use a detachable magazine and have a military characteristic or rifles, shotguns, and handguns that have a fixed magazine but hold more than 10 rounds.

In other words, this isn’t really an “assault weapons” ban as much as it is a gun ban, period.

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