Rep. Andy Levin (D-Mich.) responded to the decision with now-deleted photos, and Twitter wasn't having it.
The bill comes about a month after a gunman killed 19 children and two adults at a school in Uvalde, Texas.
Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) called it the "most significant piece of anti-gun-violence legislation Congress has passed in three decades."
Amid dwindling poll numbers, President Joe Biden celebrated the passage of his infrastructure bill through Congress.
"We created one of the closest things to a social democracy in recent United States history.”
Looking to get out of town for the July 4 holiday, key lawmakers have agreed on a stopgap — for now.
Some lawmakers in the president's party are resistant to the idea of temporarily suspending the 18-cent federal gas tax to help alleviate pain at the pump.
“I'm running on a great record, as a homegrown candidate,” the New York City Council member said.
The Bipartisan Safer Communities Act includes modest curbs on obtaining firearms, and aid for mental health and schools.
Congress has struggled for decades to pass gun control legislation — and making progress, however incremental, could still save lives.