Baker Supports Federal Assault Weapons Ban

In 2014, the Republican questioned the need for one.

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Zach C. Cohen
March 1, 2018, 10:30 a.m.

Gov. Charlie Baker (R) “says he would support the reinstatement of a federal ban on assault-style weapons. Baker’s comments came after the campaign of” former Newton Mayor Setti Warren (D) “circulated a clip from a 2014 television interview in which Baker questioned the need for a federal assault weapons ban.” (AP)

FOR THE WYNN. “As the Massachusetts Gaming Commission continues its investigation into the suitability of Wynn Resorts keeping its eastern casino license, … Baker said the regulators should be considering forcing the removal of Steve Wynn’s name from the $2.4 billion gambling facility going up in the Boston area.” (MassLive)


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