03/28/2008 02:45 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

GOP Senators: Relax Rules On Carrying Loaded Weapons In Parks

Both of Alaska's U.S. senators have signed a letter asking the Interior Department to repeal federal gun rules for national parks and wildlife refuges, saying that the existing guidelines are "confusing, burdensome and unnecessary."

If federal officials agree, the result could be people being able to legally carry loaded guns onto federal lands in Alaska where they're now banned, including much of Denali National Park.

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