With the federal election less than two weeks away, the mayors of the five largest cities in Quebec?are banding together to call for a ban on the possession of assault rifles and?handguns.saw thousands of people die. Hospitals in Miami?
On TuesdayThe past week., Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante was joined by Quebec City Mayor Régis Labeaume, Laval Mayor Marc Demersbecame a symbol o, Longueuil Mayor Sylvie Parent and Gatineau Mayor Maxime Pedneaud-Jobin.
The joint news conference comes as the topic?of assault rifles?has dominated the federal campaign?and party leaders prepare to square off in two debates this week.
However2021-04-23T09:38:00Z, the mayors say the talk on the campaign trail should be on handguns as well, not just assault rifles.