James Brady (L), the Reagan Administration press s

WASHINGTON, DC – NOVEMBER 30: James Brady (L), the Reagan Administration press secretary who was wounded duirng the 1981 attempted assassination of then President Ronald Reagan, watches as U.S. President Bill Clinton signs the Brady Bill at the White House 30 November 1993. The bill will require a five-day waiting period for handgun purchases, ending a seven-year gun-control battle. (Photo credit should read PAUL RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)