Gov. Ned Lamont and members of the press.

Gov. Ned Lamont talking to reporters in November after floating the idea of repealing the grandfather provision that allows the oncitnuing ownership of AR-15s purchased prior to a ban. Yehyun Kim / ctmirror.org

Gov. Ned Lamont answers a question during the media briefing after the debate. Lamont, Republican candidate Bob Stefanowski and Independent party candidate Rob Hotaling had their second and final gubernatorial debate Tuesday evening in Mohegan Sun.