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COSSPP in the News: Benjamin Dowd-Arrow in The New York Times

Published: June 19, 2022

#COSSPPInTheNews: Benjamin Dowd-Arrow, Ph.D., contributed to a New York Times article entitled “Loopholes and Missing Data: The Gaps in the Gun Background Check System”

Dr. Dowd-Arrow, Director of the Bachelor of Public Health Program and Teaching Faculty in Public Health, comments on how the federal background check system for gun purchases “is broken in a lot of ways,” and how people slip under the radar.

Read the article here: https://www.nytimes.com/2022/06/19/us/gun-background-checks.html