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Official proposes bullet tax to curb Chicago crime
To quell Chicago gang violence, that has seen a jump in homicides, a top elected official wants to tax the sale of every bullet and firearm.
In this Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012 photo, a box of ammunition is seen on the counter of a gun shop in Tinley Park, Ill. Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle is set to make official her latest tax target: bullets. On Thursday Oct. 18, she will propose a tax of five cents a bullet. and a dollar for a box of 20. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green)
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