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McConnell says Congress in ‘holding pattern’ on gun control

Seattle Times Tuesday, 17 September 2019
McConnell says Congress in ‘holding pattern’ on gun controlWASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says Congress remains “in a holding pattern” on gun control as lawmakers await proposals from the White House. President Donald Trump has said he would veto a House-passed bill to expand background checks for gun purchases. But McConnell said he is hopeful that, after a spate of […]
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U.S. Democratic leaders told President Donald Trump on Sunday (September 15) that any gun control legislation that falls short of universal background checks for gun sales “will not get the job done." Eve Johnson reports.

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