"pink slip" DeWine's Gun Violence Bill Gets Many Questions At First Hearing By Karen Kasler • Nov 5, 2019 Karen Kasler Democratic state senators had lots of questions for the sponsor of Gov. Mike DeWine’s proposed gun violence bill at its first hearing. Sponsor Of DeWine's Gun Bill Defends Proposal, Saying It Will Pass By Karen Kasler • Oct 21, 2019 Karen Kasler The sponsor of Gov. Mike DeWine’s gun violence proposal said it's a plan that can pass - though it's getting criticism for not including mandatory background checks or a red flag gun seizure law. Civil Liberties Group Questions "Pink Slip" Provision In Republicans' Gun Proposal By Karen Kasler • Oct 4, 2019 Andy Chow The American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio is also raising concerns mandating more reporting of information into a database used for gun background checks.