On Maddow, McCarthy Talks High-Capacity Magazine Ban [VIDEO]

Long Island Democratic Rep. Carolyn McCarthy appeared on The Rachel Maddow Show yesterday to talk up her bill to ban high-capacity magazines.

According to Politico, the bill goes further than the assault weapons ban that expired in 2004 and would outlaw the sale or transfer of clips that contain more than 10 rounds.

So far, House speaker John Boehner has indicated that the bill will not get a hearing on the House floor–a decision that has brought him a sharp rebuke from Times columnist Gail Collins.

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