Dick's Sporting Goods CEO: We Don't Want to be a Part of This Story'
(VOA): U.S. company Dick's Sporting Goods has decided to stop selling assault-style rifles in the wake of February's Parkland, Florida, high school shooting. The attack and its aftermath led other companies to cancel their discount programs for National Rifle Association members. This comes as President Donald Trump voiced support for new gun control measures in a bipartisan meeting with lawmakers in Washington. VOA's Elizabeth Cherneff has more.
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Published Date: Thursday, March 1st, 2018 | 12:45 PM
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