Paul Monette http://wamc.org en Vermont Mayors Call for Ban on Felons Getting Weapons http://wamc.org/post/vermont-mayors-call-ban-felons-getting-weapons <p></p><p></p><p>Vermont's mayors say they want a state law banning convicted felons from getting firearms, to match the current federal law.<br><br>Mayors from seven of the state's eight cities held a news conference Tuesday to outline proposals for the Legislature. The one absent mayor, Paul Monette of Newport, had a scheduling conflict. Tue, 15 Jan 2013 22:35:01 +0000 Pat Bradley 55816 at http://wamc.org Vermont Mayors Call for Ban on Felons Getting Weapons