Why passing gun control legislation is so hard - NFL Memes - America`s Got Talen 2019

Why passing gun control legislation is so hard

In the wake of twin mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio, Congress is faced again with mounting pressure to pass gun control legislation. It’s the same pressure lawmakers faced following the Sandy Hook Elementary shooting in 2013. Is there any reason to think this time will be any different?

SOURCES AND FURTHER READING:
Trump claims GOP support for gun background checks despite lack of evidence
https://www.cnn.com/2019/08/13/politi….

McConnell: Gun background checks will be ‘front and center’ in Senate debate
https://thehill.com/homenews/senate/4….

The depressing lesson from 2013’s failed gun control push
https://www.cnn.com/2019/08/12/politi….

Roll Call Vote 113th Congress – 1st Session
https://www.senate.gov/legislative/LI….

Gun-control overhaul is defeated in Senate
https://www.washingtonpost.com/politi….

About me:
I was named “best dressed” in 7th grade. That, along with being CNN’s editor at large and author of the daily “Point” newsletter are my proudest achievements. Look for me here every Tuesday and Thursday to find out what’s really going down in politics.

CREDITS
Writer: Chris Cillizza
The Point team: Leigh Munsil
Editor: Zila Renfro
Producer: Arielle Sacks

Follow Chris on
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cillizzac/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/cillizzacnn
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/chris.cillizza/
Subscribe to The Point newsletter: https://mailchi.mp/cnn/dvgb325pfm

#CNN #News #Cillizza

Share your feedback to help improve our site experience!
error

Related Post

Facebook Comments:

Social Share Buttons and Icons powered by Ultimatelysocial