Feinstein discussing assault weapons ban in 95: If I could have gotten the votes for an outright ban, I would have done it

Joe Schoffstall | December 18, 2012
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During a "60 Minutes" interview on February 5, 1995 when discussing the federal assault weapons ban, Sen. Feinstein commented she'd get an out right ban if she could.

 "If I could have gotten 51 votes in the Senate of the United States for an out right ban, picking up every one of them....Mr. and Mrs. America, turn them all in. I would have done it. I could not do that. The votes weren't here," Feinstein said.