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Protesters Gather Outside U.S. Capitol To Push For Vote On Guns
A huge crowd gathered to show support for Democrats staging a sit-in.
House Democrats Chant Over Paul Ryan
Democrats took over the House floor Wednesday in a massive demonstration over Republican leadership's refusal to hold a vote on gun legislation.
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New York Daily News Slams Senate Gun Vote With Bloodied Capitol Building
Senators who rejected modest gun controls voted "in favor of continued mass killings," the paper says.
Joe Manchin: Gun Vote Exposes That 'Something's Wrong, And We've Got To Change' (VIDEO)
Manchin added that the December shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. was a call for "gun sense" that
The Least Popular Senator In America: I'm 'Below Pond Scum'
Pat Toomey Blames Obama For Failure Of Gun Bill
The White House even endorsed the Toomey-Manchin compromise, which would have expanded background checks for firearm purchases
Max Baucus Gun Vote Targeted In Progressive Change Campaign Committee Ad Campaign
The Progressive Change Campaign Committee announced on Friday a new ad attacking Sen. Max Baucus (D-Mont.) for his vote against
Gabrielle Giffords Blasts Senators Over Gun Control Vote
Former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords skewered senators on Wednesday in a fundraising email sent out seconds after the Senate voted down an amendment to expand background checks for gun purchases.
Filibuster Reform Debate Reignited By Senate Gun Vote
The story is more complicated, however. If only a majority were needed to pass an amendment, a host of measures opposed by
Assault Weapons Ban, High-Capacity Magazine Measures Fail In Senate Vote
Though the failure of both amendments was expected, it was still a blow to President Barack Obama's agenda to curtail gun
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Gabrielle Giffords Eviscerates Senators After Vote To Reject Gun Background Checks Amendment
"You know, friendship is one thing," Kelly said. "Saving people's lives, especially first graders, is another thing." Despite
Background Check Vote Set Even As Outlook Grows Dire
Aides meanwhile were gaming out what type of bill Wednesday afternoon's series of votes could produce. One possibility under
Joe Biden On Gun Background Checks: 'I Think We're There'
Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) said he was "optimistic" that the votes will be there, but they weren't yet as of Tuesday afternoon
A Background Check Compromise
With legislation to expand the background check system for gun sales on the skids, the senators behind the compromise are contemplating additional changes. Zach Carter joins Marc and Alicia to discuss.
Background Check Bill May Be Altered To Woo Rural Lawmaker Support
Gun Control Vote Will Be A Nail-Biter, Whip Count Shows
Sen. Dean Heller (R-Nev.) said in a statement that he could not vote for the compromise: "Despite the good faith efforts
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